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[Bug 1498074] Re: Package is not being installed if you install from a usb pendrive created from disks


It was initially assumed the issue here was an out of sync archive with
the cd showing 0ubuntu4.1 and online archive 0ubuntu5 however after a
sync to get the archives straight on this morning image both show as and sudo ubuntu-drivers still only shows

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  Package is not being installed if you install from a usb pendrive
  created from disks

Status in bcmwl package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  Pre-requisite: Laptop with bcmwl supported chipset, intel based macs or dell xps for example.

  1. Grab the latest 15.10 daily image from cdimages
  2. Plug a usb pendrive into the system
  3. Open Disks
  4. Format the pendrive
  5. Select restore image to drive
  6. Select the image you just downloaded
  7. Click on okay if the install is happening on the pendrive
  8. Click on okay again to confirm
  9. Add the user password for permission to write to the drive
  10. Insert the written image into the laptop you want to install on
  11. In the uefi menu select the pendrive
  12. Select the live session
  13. Open system settings
  14. Open Software and updates
  15. Tap on the Additional Drivers tab

  I expect to the bcmwl driver available to install

  I see only micro code driver for the cpu (see screenshot)

  Included files:

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