Activity log for bug #1289047

Date Who What changed Old value New value Message
2014-03-06 23:04:13 Michael Murphy bug added bug
2014-03-08 19:19:12 Michael Murphy summary [Trusty Packaging Bug] nl80211 could not configure driver mode [Trusty] hostapd package is broken
2014-03-08 19:19:42 Michael Murphy description When trying to create an access point, I am met with a fatal error with hostapd: nl80211: Could not configure driver mode nl80211 driver initialization failed. hostapd_free_hapd_data: Interface wlan0 wasn't started What worked before no longer works today after a package upgrade. ProblemType: Bug DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.04 Package: hostapd 1:2.1-0ubuntu1 Uname: Linux 3.14.0-031400rc5-lowlatency x86_64 ApportVersion: 2.13.2-0ubuntu5 Architecture: amd64 Date: Thu Mar 6 16:57:20 2014 InstallationDate: Installed on 2014-02-01 (33 days ago) InstallationMedia: Kubuntu 14.04 LTS "Trusty Tahr" - Alpha amd64 (20140121.1) ProcEnviron: TERM=xterm PATH=(custom, no user) LANG=en_CA.UTF-8 LANGUAGE=en_CA:en SHELL=/bin/bash SourcePackage: wpa UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install) When trying to create an access point, I am met with a fatal error with hostapd: nl80211: Could not configure driver mode nl80211 driver initialization failed. hostapd_free_hapd_data: Interface wlan0 wasn't started What worked before no longer works today after a package upgrade. After installing hostapd deb from Ubuntu 13.10, it works. ProblemType: Bug DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.04 Package: hostapd 1:2.1-0ubuntu1 Uname: Linux 3.14.0-031400rc5-lowlatency x86_64 ApportVersion: 2.13.2-0ubuntu5 Architecture: amd64 Date: Thu Mar 6 16:57:20 2014 InstallationDate: Installed on 2014-02-01 (33 days ago) InstallationMedia: Kubuntu 14.04 LTS "Trusty Tahr" - Alpha amd64 (20140121.1) ProcEnviron:  TERM=xterm  PATH=(custom, no user)  LANG=en_CA.UTF-8  LANGUAGE=en_CA:en  SHELL=/bin/bash SourcePackage: wpa UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
2014-03-11 15:25:48 Launchpad Janitor wpa (Ubuntu): status New Confirmed
2014-03-11 15:32:28 Kootee bug added subscriber Kootee
2014-03-22 13:29:07 Alberto Salvia Novella wpa (Ubuntu): importance Undecided Critical
2014-04-03 17:45:19 Ezmer DeKleaner bug added subscriber Ezmer DeKleaner
2014-04-04 14:29:36 Michele Giacomoli bug added subscriber Michele Giacomoli
2014-04-16 00:34:44 Mauricio Farell Perezgrovas bug added subscriber Mauricio Farell Perezgrovas
2014-04-17 16:13:44 lendis bug added subscriber lendis
2014-04-20 10:41:44 Gal Miara bug added subscriber Gal Miara
2014-04-20 19:58:09 Tito Brasolin bug added subscriber Tito Brasolin
2014-04-25 17:25:57 Steve De Souza bug added subscriber Steve De Souza
2014-05-03 16:43:23 Sergey Zolotarev bug added subscriber Sergey Zolotarev
2014-05-16 22:17:00 Pablo J. E. Rodriguez bug added subscriber Pablo J. E. Rodriguez
2014-05-17 09:10:42 gekazoid bug added subscriber gekazoid
2014-05-25 22:15:40 laborer bug added subscriber laborer
2014-06-24 15:19:39 Anthony Wong bug added subscriber Anthony Wong
2014-07-16 09:29:33 Hugo bug added subscriber Hugo
2014-08-17 10:24:12 Cedric Elslander bug added subscriber Cedric Elslander
2014-11-26 16:57:13 Samuel bug added subscriber Samuel
2014-12-03 06:45:47 Romano Giannetti bug added subscriber Romano Giannetti
2015-01-02 22:40:00 Alberto Salvia Novella wpa (Ubuntu): importance Critical High
2015-01-02 22:40:16 Alberto Salvia Novella bug task added hundredpapercuts
2015-01-02 22:40:24 Alberto Salvia Novella hundredpapercuts: status New Confirmed
2015-01-02 22:40:26 Alberto Salvia Novella hundredpapercuts: importance Undecided High
2015-01-02 22:40:51 Alberto Salvia Novella nominated for series Ubuntu Trusty
2015-01-02 22:42:02 Alberto Salvia Novella wpa (Ubuntu): status Confirmed Triaged
2015-01-02 22:42:07 Alberto Salvia Novella hundredpapercuts: status Confirmed Triaged
2015-01-03 22:10:39 Kootee removed subscriber Kootee
2015-01-05 15:58:47 Christopher M. Penalver description When trying to create an access point, I am met with a fatal error with hostapd: nl80211: Could not configure driver mode nl80211 driver initialization failed. hostapd_free_hapd_data: Interface wlan0 wasn't started What worked before no longer works today after a package upgrade. After installing hostapd deb from Ubuntu 13.10, it works. ProblemType: Bug DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.04 Package: hostapd 1:2.1-0ubuntu1 Uname: Linux 3.14.0-031400rc5-lowlatency x86_64 ApportVersion: 2.13.2-0ubuntu5 Architecture: amd64 Date: Thu Mar 6 16:57:20 2014 InstallationDate: Installed on 2014-02-01 (33 days ago) InstallationMedia: Kubuntu 14.04 LTS "Trusty Tahr" - Alpha amd64 (20140121.1) ProcEnviron:  TERM=xterm  PATH=(custom, no user)  LANG=en_CA.UTF-8  LANGUAGE=en_CA:en  SHELL=/bin/bash SourcePackage: wpa UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install) When trying to create an access point, I am met with a fatal error with hostapd: nl80211: Could not configure driver mode nl80211 driver initialization failed. hostapd_free_hapd_data: Interface wlan0 wasn't started What worked before no longer works today after a package upgrade. After installing hostapd deb from Ubuntu 13.10, it works. WORKAROUND: For this to persist through reboots, execute the following in a terminal: sudo nano /etc/NetworkManager/NetworkManager.conf Add the following entry where the x's are replaced with your WiFi MAC address, save, and then reboot: [keyfile] unmanaged-devices=mac:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx ProblemType: Bug DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.04 Package: hostapd 1:2.1-0ubuntu1 Uname: Linux 3.14.0-031400rc5-lowlatency x86_64 ApportVersion: 2.13.2-0ubuntu5 Architecture: amd64 Date: Thu Mar 6 16:57:20 2014 InstallationDate: Installed on 2014-02-01 (33 days ago) InstallationMedia: Kubuntu 14.04 LTS "Trusty Tahr" - Alpha amd64 (20140121.1) ProcEnviron:  TERM=xterm  PATH=(custom, no user)  LANG=en_CA.UTF-8  LANGUAGE=en_CA:en  SHELL=/bin/bash SourcePackage: wpa UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
2015-01-05 15:59:22 Christopher M. Penalver bug added subscriber Christopher M. Penalver
2015-03-14 11:49:02 tregubov removed subscriber tregubov
2015-03-26 08:32:18 Fournier Erwan bug added subscriber Fournier Erwan
2015-07-03 01:14:22 HiveME bug added subscriber HiveME
2015-07-13 10:53:30 poyaque-estamos bug added subscriber dssj
2015-07-16 13:12:38 Owen Wen bug added subscriber Owen Wen
2015-12-13 23:19:06 landusb bug added subscriber landusb
2017-01-26 12:28:24 Ludwin Janvier tags amd64 apport-bug trusty amd64 apport-bug trusty xenial
2017-09-12 15:26:22 Tomi Kyöstilä bug added subscriber Tomi Kyöstilä
2017-10-25 15:07:59 Andrew Shadura wpa (Ubuntu): status Triaged Invalid
2017-10-25 15:10:39 Andrew Shadura hundredpapercuts: status Triaged Invalid
2017-10-25 15:42:04 Gal Miara removed subscriber Gal Miara
2017-10-26 07:00:27 Cedric Elslander removed subscriber Cedric Elslander