[Pkg-kde-extras] Bug#445723: wlassistant: network not working because routing is not set

Robert Gomulka r.gom1977 at gmail.com
Mon Oct 8 01:35:50 UTC 2007

Package: wlassistant
Version: 0.5.7-2
Severity: normal

First - steps to reproduce:
$ sudo wlassistant
Loaded application options.
All interfaces: eth0, wlan0
Wireless interface(s): wlan0
Permissions checked.
DHCP Client: dhclient
All executables found.
scan: /sbin/iwlist wlan0 scan
Networks found: 3
No DHCP client running.
No pre-connection command specified.
iwconfig_set: /sbin/iwconfig wlan0 mode managed channel 11 key off essid choice2
iwconfig_ap: /sbin/iwconfig wlan0 ap 00:0F:66:77:18:2E
ifconfig_dhcp: /sbin/dhclient wlan0
==>stderr: Internet Systems Consortium DHCP Client V3.0.6
Copyright 2004-2007 Internet Systems Consortium.
All rights reserved.
For info, please visit http://www.isc.org/sw/dhcp/

Listening on LPF/wlan0/00:1a:73:61:6a:8b
Sending on   LPF/wlan0/00:1a:73:61:6a:8b
Sending on   Socket/fallback
DHCPREQUEST on wlan0 to port 67
SIOCADDRT: No such process
[RG] ^^^ The reason???

bound to -- renewal in 34072 seconds.
No post-connection command specified.
[RG] ^^^ other bug entered by me to bugzilla

disconnect: /sbin/iwconfig wlan0 mode managed key off ap off essid off
Now connected to 'choice2'
carramba at laptop-rg:~$ su -
laptop-rg:~# ping www.google.com
ping: unknown host www.google.com
laptop-rg:~# ip ro sh
[RG] ^^^ no routing at all

laptop-rg:~# ip ro add default dev wlan0
[RG] adding it manually

laptop-rg:~# ping www.google.com
PING www.l.google.com ( 56(84) bytes of data.
[RG] ^^^ host name is resolved, but I have to login on website

--- www.l.google.com ping statistics ---
5 packets transmitted, 0 received, 100% packet loss, time 4003ms

laptop-rg:~# ping www.google.com
[RG] ^^^ after login to website

PING www.l.google.com ( 56(84) bytes of data.
64 bytes from eo-in-f104.google.com ( icmp_seq=1
ttl=240 time=54.2 ms

--- www.l.google.com ping statistics ---
2 packets transmitted, 1 received, 50% packet loss, time 1002ms
rtt min/avg/max/mdev = 54.255/54.255/54.255/0.000 ms

-- System Information:
Debian Release: lenny/sid
  APT prefers stable
  APT policy: (500, 'stable'), (400, 'unstable'), (300, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.22-1-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=pl_PL.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=pl_PL.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages wlassistant depends on:
ii  kdelibs4c2a             4:3.5.7.dfsg.1-4 core libraries and binaries for al
ii  kicker                  4:3.5.7-2+b1     desktop panel for KDE
ii  libc6                   2.6.1-1          GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii  libgcc1                 1:4.2.1-4        GCC support library
ii  libiw29                 29~pre22-1       Wireless tools - library
ii  libqt3-mt               3:3.3.7-4        Qt GUI Library (Threaded runtime v
ii  libstdc++6              4.2.1-4          The GNU Standard C++ Library v3
ii  menu                    2.1.35           generates programs menu for all me
ii  net-tools               1.60-17          The NET-3 networking toolkit
ii  wireless-tools          29~pre22-1       Tools for manipulating Linux Wirel

Versions of packages wlassistant recommends:
ii  dhcp3-client                  3.0.6-1    DHCP client

-- no debconf information

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