[Om2008.9] How to power off Wifi?

Matthias Apitz guru at unixarea.de
Tue Nov 11 08:42:37 CET 2008


While thinking in power savings: is there a way to turn completely off
the power of the Wifi chip, like we do it with the GPS:

# echo 0 > /sys/class/i2c-adapter/i2c-0/0-0073/neo1973-pm-gps.0/pwron

or with the GSM modem? Thx

Matthias Apitz
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