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Hi all, just letting you know, I've updated from 10.5.6 to 10.5.7 on a Macbook Pro. I had a few updates to download other than just the os X update, so it took awhile. The problem occurred when I restarted the machine, when it had showed the desktop all was fine, then the airport icon was turned off. A bit strange, but when I clicked on it to try and reconnect to my network, it would not allow me to turn on airport?????? What the???? I opened system preferences, still the same. I rebooted, no change!!! I rebooted again, then it didn't recognise I had an airport card installed at all?!?!
I rebooted one more time, then all was fine. I know there can be issues when updating the OS, but that doesn't make me feel comfortable when the Gremlins come to town.

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Comment by Kathryn on June 13, 2009 at 2:03pm
I'm wondering if it messed with the permissions. Also, I've heard of updates causing multiple restarts before all is well, but it's the machine that reboots it's self a few times.
Comment by Hillbillybear on June 13, 2009 at 5:43pm
Yeah the worst I've heard of when updating is a friend with a g4 15", updated his 10.4 and couldn't reboot!!! Oouuuuucccchhh. He rang a bit frustrated but we worked our way through it. Not the nicest experience when waiting for the new goodies.

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