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Ekinox
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Wireless issue warning

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hi,
there is a network problem at my pc because of my internet service provider. thats why, I see often internet outages. when the connection becomes, I see authenticate warning again and again. I dont want to see this warning, can it connect without ask by automatically? Is there any way for linux mint for that? tnx
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Re: Wireless issue warning

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Go to Network Connections, Wi-Fi & in the General tab be sure the box 'Automatically connect to this network when it is available' is checked.
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Re: Wireless issue warning

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yes, I've checked it. It is active..but there is still same warning.
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Re: Wireless issue warning

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Post results of:

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 lspci -nnk | grep -iA3 net 

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 iwconfig 
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Re: Wireless issue warning

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jumaru@dellioglan:~$ lspci -nnk | grep -iA3 net 
06:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Broadcom Inc. and subsidiaries BCM43142 802.11b/g/n [14e4:4365] (rev 01)
	Subsystem: Dell Wireless 1704 802.11n + BT 4.0 [1028:0016]
	Kernel driver in use: wl
	Kernel modules: bcma, wl
07:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL810xE PCI Express Fast Ethernet controller [10ec:8136] (rev 07)
	Subsystem: Dell RTL810xE PCI Express Fast Ethernet controller [1028:0654]
	Kernel driver in use: r8169
	Kernel modules: r8169

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jumaru@dellioglan:~$  iwconfig 
enp7s0    no wireless extensions.

wlp6s0    IEEE 802.11  ESSID:"S-H-A-D-O-W-M-A-N"  
          Mode:Managed  Frequency:2.432 GHz  Access Point: 14:B9:68:EF:B8:71   
          Bit Rate=19.5 Mb/s   Tx-Power=200 dBm   
          Retry short limit:7   RTS thr:off   Fragment thr:off
          Power Management:on
          Link Quality=28/70  Signal level=-82 dBm  
          Rx invalid nwid:0  Rx invalid crypt:0  Rx invalid frag:0
          Tx excessive retries:0  Invalid misc:0   Missed beacon:0

lo        no wireless extensions.
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Re: Wireless issue warning

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Re: Wireless issue warning

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sleeper12 wrote:
Sun Jun 28, 2020 12:19 pm
See if # 2.1 & 2.2 here help any:
https://easylinuxtipsproject.blogspot.c ... html#ID2.1
I have tried both of them. But the problem is still going on :(
What should I do?
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Re: Wireless issue warning

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 inxi -Fxz 
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Re: Wireless issue warning

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System:
  Host: dellioglan Kernel: 5.4.0-42-generic x86_64 bits: 64 compiler: gcc 
  v: 7.5.0 Desktop: Cinnamon 4.4.8 Distro: Linux Mint 19.3 Tricia 
  base: Ubuntu 18.04 bionic 
Machine:
  Type: Portable System: Dell product: Inspiron 3543 v: A01 serial: <filter> 
  Mobo: Dell model: 09TDM8 v: A00 serial: <filter> UEFI: Dell v: A01 
  date: 11/04/2014 
Battery:
  ID-1: BAT0 charge: 32.2 Wh condition: 32.2/41.4 Wh (78%) 
  model: SANYO DELL 4WY7C4C status: Full 
CPU:
  Topology: Dual Core model: Intel Pentium 3805U bits: 64 type: MCP 
  arch: Broadwell rev: 4 L2 cache: 2048 KiB 
  flags: lm nx pae sse sse2 sse3 sse4_1 sse4_2 ssse3 vmx bogomips: 7582 
  Speed: 1896 MHz min/max: 500/1900 MHz Core speeds (MHz): 1: 1896 2: 1896 
Graphics:
  Device-1: Intel HD Graphics vendor: Dell driver: i915 v: kernel 
  bus ID: 00:02.0 
  Display: x11 server: X.Org 1.20.8 driver: modesetting unloaded: fbdev,vesa 
  resolution: 1366x768~60Hz 
  OpenGL: renderer: llvmpipe (LLVM 10.0.0 128 bits) v: 3.3 Mesa 20.0.8 
  direct render: Yes 
Audio:
  Device-1: Intel Broadwell-U Audio vendor: Dell driver: snd_hda_intel 
  v: kernel bus ID: 00:03.0 
  Device-2: Intel Wildcat Point-LP High Definition Audio vendor: Dell 
  driver: snd_hda_intel v: kernel bus ID: 00:1b.0 
  Sound Server: ALSA v: k5.4.0-42-generic 
Network:
  Device-1: Broadcom and subsidiaries BCM43142 802.11b/g/n 
  vendor: Dell Wireless 1704 802.11n + BT 4.0 driver: wl v: kernel 
  port: f040 bus ID: 06:00.0 
  IF: wlp6s0 state: up mac: <filter> 
  Device-2: Realtek RTL810xE PCI Express Fast Ethernet vendor: Dell 
  driver: r8169 v: kernel port: e000 bus ID: 07:00.0 
  IF: enp7s0 state: down mac: <filter> 
Drives:
  Local Storage: total: 465.76 GiB used: 175.44 GiB (37.7%) 
  ID-1: /dev/sda vendor: Western Digital model: WD5000LPVX-75V0TT0 
  size: 465.76 GiB 
Partition:
  ID-1: / size: 241.83 GiB used: 89.94 GiB (37.2%) fs: ext4 dev: /dev/sda6 
Sensors:
  System Temperatures: cpu: 54.0 C mobo: 52.0 C 
  Fan Speeds (RPM): cpu: 0 
Info:
  Processes: 216 Uptime: 9h 26m Memory: 3.76 GiB used: 1.53 GiB (40.8%) 
  Init: systemd runlevel: 5 Compilers: gcc: 7.5.0 Shell: bash v: 4.4.20 
  inxi: 3.0.32 
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Re: Wireless issue warning

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Is your machine older than 2018? If so, maybe try the 4.15 kernel.
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