W10:wl_set_mac_address: error setting mac address

After updating drivers, I got stuck on startup with this message:

w10:wl_set_mac_address: error setting mac address
w10: link down (wlp9s0)

Any solution please, I need my pc ASAP?

Have you applied the fix suggested at Troubleshoots [here] ([Stable Update] 2016-09-29 - Kernels, MATE 1.16, LxQT 0.11, Firefox) about how to disable "random mac address for your WLAN"?


@kouros17 same problem, I added the [device]... entry to NetworkManager.conf but manjaro doesn't bootup, keeps printing error setting mac address override.

help @philm?

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