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  1. [ubuntu] ATHEROS AR9285 WLAN not working with LENOVO B570 (with ubuntu 12.04)

    Hi there,

    The HW switch for the wireless card in my Lenovo B570 laptop keeps switching off for unknown reasons. Until now I was able to fix the issue by blacklisting acer_wmi module but it no...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Wireless is disabled

    I should have said I had that figured out. It works fine. It would have been better to have it running without having to disable to special keys (like volume etc) but it is better than not having...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Wireless is disabled

    Yes, it worked (after a bit of fiddling). I had to leave the acer_wmi module loaded, enable wireless by pressing Fn+F5 key combination then unload the acer-wmi module. After removing the module the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Wireless is disabled

    Wireless chipset is Atheros:
    02:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Atheros Communications Inc. AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter (PCI-Express) [168c:002b] (rev 01)

    The driver is installed:
    lsmod...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Wireless is disabled

    I have a similar problem: Wireless is disabled and none of the suggestions above seem to work.

    When running:

    rfkill list all

    I get:

    0: ideapad_wlan: Wireless LAN
    Soft blocked: no
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