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by RobertLoblaw89213783
Sat Feb 24, 2018 11:46 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: No Wifi connection to Pi Zero W after Raspbian update
Replies: 110
Views: 19391

Re: No Wifi connection to Pi Zero W after Raspbian update

Thanks for that link. Looking at the directory, I see that there are rpi and rpt packages: example: [ ] firmware-brcm80211_20161130-3+rpi2_all.deb 07-Feb-2018 12:26 3.4M [ ] firmware-brcm80211_20161130-3+rpt1_all.deb 07-Feb-2018 12:37 3.4M Whats does rpi2 vs rpt1 mean? I imagine they are for the dif...
by RobertLoblaw89213783
Sat Feb 24, 2018 10:24 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: No Wifi connection to Pi Zero W after Raspbian update
Replies: 110
Views: 19391

Re: No Wifi connection to Pi Zero W after Raspbian update

Is there a way to go back to the previous version of the firmware with apt-get? I'd like to install the version before the latest, since the latest has serious issues. Additionally, it would be nice to know what if any security vulnerabilities were resolved in the latest firmware. I'd hate to go bac...
by RobertLoblaw89213783
Sat Feb 24, 2018 3:48 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Wireless firmware testers wanted
Replies: 81
Views: 16996

Re: Wireless firmware testers wanted

See my post here:

viewtopic.php?f=63&t=204882&start=75#p1277585

The latest firmware causes kernel panics for a non broadcasted SSID.
by RobertLoblaw89213783
Sat Feb 24, 2018 3:27 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: No Wifi connection to Pi Zero W after Raspbian update
Replies: 110
Views: 19391

Re: No Wifi connection to Pi Zero W after Raspbian update

I am having the EXACT same issue with a brand new Pi 3 model B: Everything works perfectly until I do an "sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get dist-upgrade". Once I do that and configure wifi, I run into serious issues. The RPi becomes unresponsive and kernel panics. Like I said before, everything wo...
by RobertLoblaw89213783
Sat Feb 24, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: No Wifi connection to Pi Zero W after Raspbian update
Replies: 110
Views: 19391

Re: No Wifi connection to Pi Zero W after Raspbian update

Carriba,

Can you tell us what AP you have that you're connecting to wirelessly (make/model)?

Thanks
by RobertLoblaw89213783
Sat Feb 24, 2018 3:51 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Kernel panics after updating and configuring wifi
Replies: 0
Views: 119

Kernel panics after updating and configuring wifi

I just got my RPi 3 B and am having issues... Everything works perfectly until I do an "sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get dist-upgrade". Once I do that and configure wifi, I run into serious issues. The RPi becomes unresponsive and kernel panics. Like I said before, everything works fine if I don'...

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