From: David G. Miller <dave@da...> - 2007-05-08 01:36:11
I updated ndiswrapper on my laptop to 1.43 and Red Hat pushed out a new
kernel (2.6.18-8.1.3.el5). Not sure which change fixed the lock-up
problem but my laptop (HP Pavilion zv6015, BCM4306 wireless NIC, x86_64
kernel) has had the wireless interface up since this morning with no
If desired, I can try the previous RHEL kernel with ndiswrapper 1.43
which would pin down which change fixed the problem. I may go back to
running the 2.6.21 kernel anyway since my secure digital card reader
works with it. It's just nice to know that I can use an "official" RHEL
kernel if the need arises.
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