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FS#20353 - [kernel26] Issues with wireless and keyboard

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Jeff (galactic_cowboy) - Tuesday, 03 August 2010, 20:15 GMT
Last edited by Allan McRae (Allan) - Thursday, 05 May 2011, 04:42 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Upstream Bugs
Status Closed
Assigned To Tobias Powalowski (tpowa)
Thomas Bächler (brain0)
Architecture i686
Severity High
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


After the latest kernel upgrade my wireless (Broadcom with b43-firmware) doesn't work anymore good (always low signal) and i can't use my keyboard (i can't write without press the buttons a lot of times).
I have an ATI video card and i use open source drivers.
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Closed by  Allan McRae (Allan)
Thursday, 05 May 2011, 04:42 GMT
Reason for closing:  No response
Comment by Ionut Biru (wonder) - Tuesday, 03 August 2010, 20:18 GMT
several users complained about issues with broadcom. i suggest to report this upstream as has changes to ssb and seems that they broke it.
Comment by Gerardo Exequiel Pozzi (djgera) - Tuesday, 03 August 2010, 22:12 GMT
  • Field changed: Summary ([Kernel] Issues with wireless and keyboard → [kernel26] Issues with wireless and keyboard)
  • Field changed: Status (Unconfirmed → Assigned)
  • Field changed: Category (Kernel → Upstream Bugs)
  • Field changed: Severity (Critical → High)
  • Task assigned to Thomas Bächler (brain0), Tobias Powalowski (tpowa)
Send an email to the author of the patch (Christoph Fritz <>), or open a new bug report on bugzilla.
Comment by Ionut Biru (wonder) - Tuesday, 03 August 2010, 22:37 GMT
also it would be nice to test 2.6.35. is in testing
Comment by Ionut Biru (wonder) - Wednesday, 04 August 2010, 06:09 GMT Comment by Jeff (galactic_cowboy) - Wednesday, 04 August 2010, 08:27 GMT
I have solved for the wirless with the kernel downgrade but my keyboard continues to be unusable.
Comment by Jelle van der Waa (jelly) - Thursday, 14 April 2011, 21:47 GMT
the bugreport shows it's fixed, so is this issue still around?
Comment by JM (fijam) - Monday, 02 May 2011, 19:54 GMT
Original submitter hasn't replied in 8 months, candidate for closing.