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[Bug 1506888] Re: wifi status not remembered after reboot


Losing the state when using the network indicator sounds like a network-
manager bug, so I'm going to change this to affecting that package. The
issue when using a key could be caused by network-manager, the kernel,
or your system firmware depending on how it's implemented for your

** Package changed: linux-firmware (Ubuntu) => network-manager (Ubuntu)

** Changed in: network-manager (Ubuntu)
       Status: Incomplete => Confirmed

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  wifi status not remembered after reboot

Status in network-manager package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  I have HP ZBook 15 (1st generation, 2013) with ubuntu-MATE 64-bit;
  latest updates installed. I am presently using an ethernet cable
  network so I turn the wireless network off. After each new start or
  reboot of the machine the wifi radio gets always on and I always have
  to switch it off manually.

  The notebook uses an Intel Corporation Centrino Advanced-N 6235 (rev
  24) wireless adapter (I hope this is a hardware version, not a driver

  I think that the On status by default is not good for several reasons:
  - energy consumption is higher
  - security may be affected
  - more electromagnetic radiation in environment

  ProblemType: Bug
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 15.10
  Package: linux-firmware 1.149
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.2.0-16.19-generic 4.2.3
  Uname: Linux 4.2.0-16-generic x86_64
  ApportVersion: 2.19.1-0ubuntu2
  Architecture: amd64
  CurrentDesktop: MATE
  Date: Fri Oct 16 16:16:11 2015
  InstallationDate: Installed on 2015-10-04 (11 days ago)
  InstallationMedia: Ubuntu-MATE 15.10 "Wily Werewolf" - Alpha amd64 (20151003)
  PackageArchitecture: all
  SourcePackage: linux-firmware
  UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

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