[BUG] 2.1.0 where there is WIFI/Data mobile switching, after WIFI off, it is not possible to connect to mobile data

asked 2017-03-17 23:11:42 +0300

Kurossa gravatar image

updated 2017-03-20 11:29:12 +0300

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From unknown reason there is situation where it is not possible to connect to data mobile. Turning on/of flight mode, on/off data mobile, on/off WIFI is not helping. Only reboot helps. What the hell? It is linux I should not be forced to turn off/on my device? It is not WindowsPhone.

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It would be great to tell us the device you are using.

ced117 ( 2017-03-18 02:05:53 +0300 )edit

This issue is observed on Jolla Phone 1

Kurossa ( 2017-03-20 09:47:11 +0300 )edit

Hi. You may want to give a try to an app called Situations I think it is able to switch between mobiledata and WiFi based on the cellid you're connected to. I made a small python for personal use which does just the same, although it is not very stylish. :-)

https://github.com/PaskoMoto/fermatic

Fell free to ask any questions if you wanna use it.

Regards.

Pasko ( 2017-03-21 15:56:44 +0300 )edit

Sure, I will take a look. I'm currently using Situations, which is great app. This app reveals this problem. I thought it is this app issues. So I stopped using it. But problem is still there. 2 updates it was worse. Now it is still visible but much less. It is surly Sailfish issue, switching on/off mobile data. Somehow it stuck and there is nothing you can do :) But thanks for suggestion. I could provide some logs if someone want, but I need to know what log is needed.

Kurossa ( 2017-03-21 16:05:05 +0300 )edit

Sailfish OS release 2.1.1 has a fix for https://together.jolla.com/question/147769/202-20413-2109-after-losing-wifi-mobile-data-doesnt-work/ , in other words for bug "Device doesn't switch to mobile network if wlan network goes out of reach".

@Kurossa: Does the issue you have reported in this post still occur with 2.1.1.26?

jovirkku ( 2017-09-14 22:01:56 +0300 )edit