Comment 3 for bug 464559

Many thanks for help but threre is no hardware button on my EEE PC.
There is only keyboard shortcut which doesn't work either. I think it
is kernel problem because i found similar problems on other
distributions forums. I hope it will be repaired soon.

2009/10/30 apocalyp_sys <email address hidden>:
> On my MSI M670 Laptop (Kernel wifi module rt61pci) the same problem came up after upgrading to Karmic.
> The problem was caused by wifi on/off hardware button, which suddenly started to work (it never worked before).
> After pressing this button the system brought the interface up automatically and NetworkManager displayed wireless networks.
> So check for hardware wi-fi buttons on your device, dont know if EEE pc 1005HA has any.
>
> --
> ifconfig returns SIOCSIFFLAGS: Unknown error 132 when running commad ifconfig wlan0 up
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/464559
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> Status in “linux” package in Ubuntu: New
>
> Bug description:
> After upgrade to Karmic on EEE pc 1005HA wifi doesn't work at all.
>
> Wifi module: ath9k
> System: Linux floweee 2.6.31-14-generic-pae #48-Ubuntu SMP Fri Oct 16 15:22:42 UTC 2009 i686 GNU/Linux
> Description: Ubuntu 9.10
> Release: 9.10
>
> Network manager tells "device not ready" in applet
> Command ifconfig wlan0 up returns SIOCSIFFLAGS: Unknown error 132
>
> but after running commands:
>
> rmmod ath9k
> rfkill block all
> rfkill unblock all
> modprobe ath9k
> rfkill unblock all
> ifconfig wlan0 up
>
> wifi works correctly
>
> ProblemType: Bug
> AplayDevices:
>  **** List of PLAYBACK Hardware Devices ****
>  card 0: Intel [HDA Intel], device 0: ALC269 Analog [ALC269 Analog]
>   Subdevices: 1/1
>   Subdevice #0: subdevice #0
> Architecture: i386
> ArecordDevices:
>  **** List of CAPTURE Hardware Devices ****
>  card 0: Intel [HDA Intel], device 0: ALC269 Analog [ALC269 Analog]
>   Subdevices: 1/1
>   Subdevice #0: subdevice #0
> AudioDevicesInUse:
>  USER        PID ACCESS COMMAND
>  /dev/snd/controlC0:  flasher    1951 F.... pulseaudio
> CRDA: Error: [Errno 2] No such file or directory
> Card0.Amixer.info:
>  Card hw:0 'Intel'/'HDA Intel at 0xf7db8000 irq 22'
>   Mixer name   : 'Realtek ALC269'
>   Components   : 'HDA:10ec0269,10438398,00100004'
>   Controls      : 14
>   Simple ctrls  : 9
> Date: Fri Oct 30 11:20:24 2009
> DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.10
> HibernationDevice: RESUME=UUID=56939128-fa9c-4928-8619-b97afd79de35
> MachineType: ASUSTeK Computer INC. 1005HA
> Package: linux-image-2.6.31-14-generic-pae 2.6.31-14.48
> ProcCmdLine: root=UUID=39b0c7bd-9c19-4859-a957-12eb0c765bbe ro vga=789 splash
> ProcEnviron:
>  LANG=en_US.UTF-8
>  SHELL=/bin/bash
> ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.31-14.48-generic-pae
> RelatedPackageVersions:
>  linux-backports-modules-2.6.31-14-generic-pae 2.6.31-14.16
>  linux-firmware 1.24
> SourcePackage: linux
> Tags:  ubuntu-unr
> Uname: Linux 2.6.31-14-generic-pae i686
> WpaSupplicantLog:
>
> XsessionErrors:
>  (gnome-settings-daemon:2217): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_propagate_error: assertion `src != NULL' failed
>  (gnome-settings-daemon:2217): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_propagate_error: assertion `src != NULL' failed
>  (nautilus:2530): Eel-CRITICAL **: eel_preferences_get_boolean: assertion `preferences_is_initialized ()' failed
>  (polkit-gnome-authentication-agent-1:2543): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_once_init_leave: assertion `initialization_value != 0' failed
>  (gnome-panel:2529): Gdk-WARNING **: /build/buildd/gtk+2.0-2.18.3/gdk/x11/gdkdrawable-x11.c:952 drawable is not a pixmap or window
> dmi.bios.date: 06/18/2009
> dmi.bios.vendor: American Megatrends Inc.
> dmi.bios.version: 0601
> dmi.board.asset.tag: To Be Filled By O.E.M.
> dmi.board.name: 1005HA
> dmi.board.vendor: ASUSTeK Computer INC.
> dmi.board.version: x.xx
> dmi.chassis.asset.tag: 0x00000000
> dmi.chassis.type: 10
> dmi.chassis.vendor: ASUSTeK Computer INC.
> dmi.chassis.version: x.x
> dmi.modalias: dmi:bvnAmericanMegatrendsInc.:bvr0601:bd06/18/2009:svnASUSTeKComputerINC.:pn1005HA:pvrx.x:rvnASUSTeKComputerINC.:rn1005HA:rvrx.xx:cvnASUSTeKComputerINC.:ct10:cvrx.x:
> dmi.product.name: 1005HA
> dmi.product.version: x.x
> dmi.sys.vendor: ASUSTeK Computer INC.
>