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I installed 12.04 and upgraded kernel to 3.6.1 . and now, when I close bluetooth on gnome, my wifi light turns red but wifi still works. I want to know how to fix it.

Ubuntu 12.04 Kernel 3.6.1 Hp dv6-2160et

Thanks for helps

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Help me! Somebody Help Me ! – user84277 Oct 26 '12 at 8:58
It sounds like everything works perfectly, just that the color of the light changes. Is this correct? If not, what exactly stops working? Also, why are you using the 3.6.1 kernel, and why do you 'close bluetooth in gnome'. I hope you can make the question clearer so that you can get a good answer. Right now, it is hard to see where there is even a problem. – Tom Brossman Oct 31 '12 at 16:17
actually it is true . why did I raise it so ? . but if there any solution it will make me happy – user84277 Oct 31 '12 at 18:20
The bluetooth and Wifi don't have anything to do with each other. If you switch of bluetooth, wifi should still work (and vice versa). – Stefano Palazzo Nov 1 '12 at 11:41
@StefanoPalazzo wifi light close/open wifi and bluetooth in hp – user84277 Nov 1 '12 at 19:52
up vote 1 down vote accepted

I upgraded new kernel with fresh install and update . problem solved

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If you want to block bluetooth or wifi you may use the rfkill block wifi or rfkill block bluetooth commands in a terminal. To block both you could try rfkill block all.

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you had better read again all of question – user84277 Nov 9 '12 at 18:45

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