brcm80211 hangs when disabling wireless

Greg KH gregkh at
Thu Dec 9 21:43:47 UTC 2010

On Thu, Dec 09, 2010 at 01:26:50PM -0800, Dave Hansen wrote:
> I've been getting hard hangs when I toggle the wireless on a Lenovo
> S10-3.  It happens both with the physical switch and the Fn-F5 key
> combo.  It's quite repeatable.  The system is quite stable when I'm not
> trying to disable the wireless, though.

What kernel version is this?

Linus's latest tree has a known bug when the wireless is suspended and
then resumed.  Broadcom is working on it but no patch is forthcoming
yet.  Perhaps this is the same issue.


greg k-h

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