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Issue #303

Infinite Rebooting Cycle

Added by Anonymous almost 9 years ago. Updated over 5 years ago.

Status:
Closed
Priority:
Normal
Category:
Framework
Target version:
Start date:
11/23/2012
Due date:
% Done:

0%

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Resolution:
Device:
Nexus S (I902x)
Grant:
Type of work:

Description

On my Nexus S, 4.0, 0001:

- attempt to turn wi-fi on (interface hangs)
- exit that interface
- reboot
- boot fails, then reboots itself (cycle lasts forever)
- enter fastboot mode
- enter recovery
- factory reset
- problem solved (data lost)

One wonders why an attempt to turn on wi-fi survives a reboot. It shouldn't IMHO.

#1

Updated by Denis 'GNUtoo' Carikli almost 9 years ago

Anonymous wrote:

On my Nexus S, 4.0, 0001:

- attempt to turn wi-fi on (interface hangs)
- exit that interface
- reboot
- boot fails, then reboots itself (cycle lasts forever)
- enter fastboot mode
- enter recovery
- factory reset
- problem solved (data lost)

One wonders why an attempt to turn on wi-fi survives a reboot. It shouldn't IMHO.

That issue appears when you use an incompatible(with the wifi driver) wifi firmware.

Denis.

#2

Updated by Paul Kocialkowski almost 9 years ago

  • Status changed from New to Closed

It also happened when no firmware is present. Should be fixed in git by now.

#3

Updated by Denis 'GNUtoo' Carikli over 5 years ago

  • Category changed from 45 to Framework
  • Device Nexus S (I902x) added

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