Ubuntu: Wireless issue in lenovo g40-30



Question:

i see in the forum differents steps to repair the issue i got in my computer, i got computer Lenovo g40-30, the issue is; the wireless or wifi connect for a few minutes and after some time, the connection is drop, and i need to reboot the ocmputer and have internet again or just connect connect by wire in LAN, when i restar the computer i see this: ~$ sudo rfkill list 0: ideapad_wlan: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: yes 1: ideapad_bluetooth: Bluetooth Soft blocked: yes Hard blocked: yes 2: hci0: Bluetooth Soft blocked: yes Hard blocked: no 3: phy0: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no

To be honest, i dont have much time using Ubuntu but i got some idea, can you help me to know what should i do in the issue? And still the change to dont restar my computer.

64bit ~$ lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS Release: 14.04 Codename: trusty

thank you for your time, have a great day.


Solution:1

To specify i got this Lenovo G40-30 with XUbuntu 64bits.

i got good news!! i resolve this with more help, for example, first i have the help for other guy who work with laptops and he told me verify first what kind os PCI wireless the unit have installed in this computer, and i see i have INTEL not REALTEK the model is WirelessLan_Non_Intel, Cbt RTL8723BE 1x1BN+BT4.0 PCIE M.2 WLAN So i found some information with put in the terminal "uname -r" i have "3.13.0-74-generic" and i didi the steps in the webpage http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2261702

sudo modpobe -r rtl8723be  echo "options rtl8723be fwlps=0 swlps=0" sudo tee -a /etc/moprobe.d/rtl8723be.conf  sudo modprobe rtl823be    sudo apt-get install linux-headers-generic build-essential git  git clone https://github.com/lwfinger/rtlwifi_new.git  cd rtlwifi_new  make  sudo make install  

After i reboot the unit and put:

sudo modprobe -r ideapad_laptop  sudo rfkill unblock all  

And last thing! to keep changes put:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:hanipouspilot/ideapad-laptop  sudo apt-get update  sudo apt-get install ideapad-laptop-dkms  sudo apt-get update  sudo apt-get upgrade  

Restart your computer

And for now is working, i dont have cut signal and still online more than the time i was working. Im not expertice with Linux, but this help a lot, and i would like continue working with Linux.


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