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FS#72205 - iwd 1.18 doesn't connect to known network on boot

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by Jason P. (jasonp) - Wednesday, 22 September 2021, 10:47 GMT
Last edited by Andreas Radke (AndyRTR) - Tuesday, 28 September 2021, 18:51 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Upstream Bugs
Status Closed
Assigned To Andreas Radke (AndyRTR)
Christian Rebischke (Shibumi)
Levente Polyak (anthraxx)
Architecture All
Severity High
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


After upgrading iwd to version 1.18 I'm no longer connected to my home wifi when computer boots. Previous version works just fine. I managed to workaround the issue by just forcing disconnect and connect to the network with iwctl.

Additional info:
* iwd 1.18

* /etc/iwd/main.conf


* iwevent
Waiting for Wireless Events from interfaces...
10:10:55.646290 wlan0 Scan request completed
10:10:57.801675 wlan0 Scan request completed
10:10:58.106493 wlan0 New Access Point/Cell address:Not-Associated => this is the disconnect
10:11:31.786703 wlan0 Scan request completed
10:11:31.871341 wlan0 Association Request IEs:xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
10:11:31.871401 wlan0 Association Response IEs:xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
10:11:31.871436 wlan0 New Access Point/Cell address:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx

Steps to reproduce:

1) Boot computer
2) ping check fails. iwctl reports 'connecting' indefinitely
This task depends upon

Closed by  Andreas Radke (AndyRTR)
Tuesday, 28 September 2021, 18:51 GMT
Reason for closing:  Upstream
Comment by Andreas Radke (AndyRTR) - Wednesday, 22 September 2021, 19:58 GMT
Please report it upstream to their oftc #iwd or
Comment by Jason P. (jasonp) - Tuesday, 28 September 2021, 18:11 GMT
A patch was submitted for fixing the">

It will be included in next release.