ubuntu August 29, 2012 aldo No comments

fix ubuntu 11.04 wifi problem

no wifi on 11.04?

SHOW LIST

sudo rfkill list

RESULT

1: phy0: Wireless LAN
    Soft blocked: yes
    Hard blocked: no
2: acer-wireless: Wireless LAN
    Soft blocked: yes
    Hard blocked: no

yes means softblocked. use this:

1.sudo rfkill unblock all sudo rfkill list all

OR

2.sudo rmmod -f acer-wmi sudo rfkill unblock all sudo rfkill list all

cheers 🙂

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