Since upgrading kernel, my WiFi no longer works, and after downgrading as an attempt to fix, not only does WiFi in-built adapter not work, but onboard Gigabit Ethernet doesn't work either.
I've checked the following:Works
- USB NetGear, Inc. WNA1100 Wireless-N 150 [Atheros AR9271]
- 02:00.0 Ethernet controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller (rev 10)
- 03:00.0 Network controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8723BE PCIe Wireless Network Adapter
I've also got my
lsmod output in a pastebin here
syslog to confirm wifi firmware is present and being loaded.
Here is pastebin of an output of some
I think perhaps the firmware might be the malfunction even though the file is there, because the device refuses (with FAIL) to give me the manufacturer or device details in
But strangely it does let me set country, responds to
list_networks (although with zero results)
lshw -C network seems to show
firmware=N/A... DAMN it must be FW