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by mmikeinsantarosa
Sat Sep 20, 2014 2:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Lost mi wifi today...
Replies: 26
Views: 3060

Re: Lost mi wifi today...

mine is xfce and I dont see anything similar.
by mmikeinsantarosa
Sat Sep 20, 2014 11:29 am
Forum: General
Topic: Lost mi wifi today...
Replies: 26
Views: 3060

Re: Lost mi wifi today...

(fwiw)follow up my mx has never been able to boot to a live wifi. I have always had to RC on the network icon in the panel and select enable wireless and wifi was good. A temporary move to a new location with a foreign wifi and RC on the panel to enable wireless did nothing. Running rfkill list all ...
by mmikeinsantarosa
Fri Sep 19, 2014 10:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Lost mi wifi today...
Replies: 26
Views: 3060

Re: Lost mi wifi today...

I think the fan on this LT quit, overheating & shutting down. my wifi light was getting turned off right when screen res changes from like 40 x 80 to higher res with the "waitng for /dev to fully populate...displayed. I remarked out the command kmathern provided and rebooted and now wifi although be...
by mmikeinsantarosa
Fri Sep 19, 2014 7:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Lost mi wifi today...
Replies: 26
Views: 3060

Re: Lost mi wifi today...

Lucky-Before trying the I , I checked the MX Docs and the cheatcodes section has something about debugging and setting breakpoints but it's not intuitively clear to me where to use this after booting to the grub menu. here's the debugging section I'm talking about: Debugging Debugging the boot proce...
by mmikeinsantarosa
Fri Sep 19, 2014 7:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Lost mi wifi today...
Replies: 26
Views: 3060

Re: Lost mi wifi today...

KMathern I ran the script and did get quite a mouthful. Nothing indicating a fail for network stuff. The line about starting the networkmanager includes what might be return values. I am poting that here if anybody knows what it means. Fri Sep 19 16:05:00 2014: [....] Starting network connection man...
by mmikeinsantarosa
Fri Sep 19, 2014 11:33 am
Forum: General
Topic: Lost mi wifi today...
Replies: 26
Views: 3060

Re: Lost mi wifi today...

I used for i in $(rfkill list | grep yes$ -B2 | grep ^[0-9]*: | grep Wireless | cut -f1 -d:); do rfkill unblock $i; done in my /etc/RightClickDotlocal - you guys have ruined me ;) file /etc/rc.local and it works. From a cold boot; My wifi indicator light turns on, booting makes it to grub, I select ...
by mmikeinsantarosa
Fri Sep 19, 2014 10:40 am
Forum: General
Topic: Lost mi wifi today...
Replies: 26
Views: 3060

Re: Lost mi wifi today...

finally went into the BIOS and selected Restore defaults
yup, been there, done that

Is there a file I can edit & add the rfkill unblock command to that MX executes during startup so I don't have to do it manually every time?
by mmikeinsantarosa
Fri Sep 19, 2014 9:49 am
Forum: General
Topic: Lost mi wifi today...
Replies: 26
Views: 3060

Re: Lost mi wifi today...

jerry yes, I posted (my second post for this topic... above) the before & after for rfkill list all. and unblocking wifi, bluetooth or gps from the list, unblocks (the softblock for) them all - an unexpected result at the least. My laptop has a hw button to manually turn on/off wifi. when enabled it...
by mmikeinsantarosa
Fri Sep 19, 2014 8:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: Lost mi wifi today...
Replies: 26
Views: 3060

Re: Lost mi wifi today...

#1 wifi seemed to be OK on the 16th so here is the 17ths Commit Log for Wed Sep 17 20:46:20 2014 Upgraded the following packages: icedove (24.7.0-1~deb7u1) to 24.8.0-1~deb7u1 libp11-kit0 (0.20.2-1~bpo70+1) to 0.20.3-2~bpo70+1 So to chase either of these 2 down as suspects, I can downgrade them one a...
by mmikeinsantarosa
Thu Sep 18, 2014 11:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Lost mi wifi today...
Replies: 26
Views: 3060

Re: Lost mi wifi today...

what the? I tried a couple restarts to see if the unblock would stick and it didn't but I did find that unblocking any one of the softbloced devices unblocked all the sftblocked devices in the list. Is this normal rfkil behavior? here's my list prior to any unblock 0: phy0: Wireless LAN Soft blocked...

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