SHR annoyances (+ a few workarounds)

arne anka openmoko at
Wed Jun 24 23:02:31 CEST 2009

> Wifi
> =====
> It seems reliable with the WPA2 networks I use it with but I can't
> seem to turn it off in SHR-settings and once I've connected to a network
> I  can't reconnect to any network without rebooting. (I
> know there's work going on in the kernel relating to this).
> Workaround: After I've finished using wifi, I always reboot the
> phone so that next time I want to connect, it works

all or any of

ifdown <devicename>
modprobe -r ar6000
killall wpa_supplicant
mdbus -s org.freesmartphone.ousaged  /org/freesmartphone/Usage  
org.freesmartphone.Usage.ReleaseResource 'WiFi'

is not sufficient?

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