Re: iwlwifi/LinuxKPI 802.11 update

From: Kevin Oberman <>
Date: Sat, 26 Mar 2022 16:58:12 UTC
On Sat, Mar 26, 2022 at 3:28 AM Takashi Inoue <>

> Hi Kzrysztof,
> Thanks for your report.
> Because I use 13 stable and cannot test the current,
> your report is very useful to me.
> I'm using ThinkPad X1 nano which has a AX201.
> I have some questions.
> Do we need the 'if_iwlwifi_load="YES"' line
> in addition to the  'kld_list=if_iwlfiwi' line?
> I don't think so, but I may be wrong.
> Do you use "wifimgr" which is a GUI tool to select AP.
> When I use "if_iwlfiwi.ko", wave strength displayed
> in wifimgr is 0 for all access point.
> Do you see this phenomenon? Or, does someone see this?
> Best,
> Takashi

Not only do you not need the loader.conf line, it needs to be removed to
avoid firmware load problems.

I'll have to leave the wifimge to others.
Kevin Oberman, Part time kid herder and retired Network Engineer
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