[Mageia-discuss] M3B2 wireless ath5k

Sander Lepik sander.lepik at eesti.ee
Wed Jan 30 08:36:28 CET 2013

30.01.2013 03:02, AL13N kirjutas:
> Op woensdag 30 januari 2013 09:35:04 schreef Tony Blackwell:
>> Still problems despite me saying in earlier bug report that it seemed
>> OK.  Here at linux.conf.au and can't connect - just fails silently in
>> graphical mode.  Running drakconf -> Network Configuration from a text
>> login fails with the message that the SSID (linuxconfau) is too long!
>> Then gives some parse string errors.
>> Thoughts?
>> tonyb
> i sometimes have problems connecting when i'm on battery
Power saving mode may have something to do with it. You can try this
command on battery:

iwconfig your_device_here_(wlan0_for_example) power off


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