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module iwlwifi not found after update to f22

asked 2015-06-02 05:54:10 -0500

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updated 2015-06-02 11:15:38 -0500

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I've got some trouble getting my T440s working probably with f22. There is no module loaded for my wifi,

03:00.0 Network controller: Intel Corporation Wireless 7260 (rev 83)

trying to load the module by hand, with insmod or modprobe fails, iwlwifi, nor iwldvm are found. The ucode-files are in the right directory,


Booted f21 live to check if there is a hardware fault, but everything is working fine there. On f21 I had a rawhide-kernel (4.1.0-rc5) maybe that messed something up? My kernel right now is:

[root@t440s ~] $ uname -r

Where is the point things got messed up? What have I done wrong?

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Downgrading iwl7260-firmware and linux-firmware didn't help either...

There is no sign of the card in dmesg, booted with 4.0.4-303.fc22.x86_64 and 4.1.0-0.rc6.git0.1.fc23.x86_64

rob.sliwi gravatar imagerob.sliwi ( 2015-06-02 09:42:48 -0500 )edit

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answered 2015-06-02 09:49:45 -0500

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updated 2015-06-02 09:50:39 -0500

Got my answer in: there was posted a question if kernel-modules were installed. In my case that package was missing.

Everything's fine now! Check your installed packages with dnf list installed | grep kernel for missing ones.

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answered 2015-06-02 11:14:20 -0500

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look at this previous response

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