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[Bug 1229565] Re: Broadcom Drivers Not Installing


*** This bug is a duplicate of bug 1228379 ***

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** This bug has been marked a duplicate of bug 1228379
   bcmwl-kernel-source bcmwl kernel module failed to build

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  Broadcom Drivers Not Installing

Status in “bcmwl” package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  info from var/log/jockey.log:

  2013-09-23 23:59:12,130 DEBUG: BroadcomWLHandler enabled(): kmod disabled, bcm43xx: blacklisted, b43: enabled, b43legacy: enabled
  2013-09-23 23:59:19,751 DEBUG: Installing package: bcmwl-kernel-source
  2013-09-23 23:59:21,583 DEBUG: install progress dpkg-exec 0.000000
  2013-09-23 23:59:22,286 DEBUG: install progress bcmwl-kernel-source 0.000000
  2013-09-23 23:59:22,291 DEBUG: install progress bcmwl-kernel-source 20.000000
  2013-09-23 23:59:22,838 DEBUG: install progress bcmwl-kernel-source 40.000000
  2013-09-23 23:59:22,903 DEBUG: install progress bcmwl-kernel-source 60.000000
  2013-09-23 23:59:23,196 DEBUG: install progress dpkg-exec 60.000000
  2013-09-23 23:59:23,263 DEBUG: install progress bcmwl-kernel-source 60.000000
  2013-09-23 23:59:23,346 DEBUG: install progress bcmwl-kernel-source 80.000000
  2013-09-23 23:59:42,088 DEBUG: install progress bcmwl-kernel-source 100.000000
  2013-09-23 23:59:42,249 DEBUG: install progress initramfs-tools 100.000000
  2013-09-24 00:00:12,592 DEBUG: Selecting previously unselected package bcmwl-kernel-source.
  (Reading database ... 199401 files and directories currently installed.)
  Unpacking bcmwl-kernel-source (from .../bcmwl-kernel-source_6.20.155.1+bdcom-0ubuntu0.0.1_i386.deb) ...
  Setting up bcmwl-kernel-source ( ...
  Loading new bcmwl- DKMS files...
  Building only for 3.8.0-30-generic
  Building for architecture i686
  Building initial module for 3.8.0-30-generic
  Error! Bad return status for module build on kernel: 3.8.0-30-generic (i686)
  Consult /var/lib/dkms/bcmwl/ for more information.
  FATAL: Module wl not found.
  update-initramfs: deferring update (trigger activated)
  Processing triggers for initramfs-tools ...
  update-initramfs: Generating /boot/initrd.img-3.8.0-30-generic

  2013-09-24 00:00:13,300 WARNING: modinfo for module wl failed: ERROR:
  modinfo: could not find module wl

  2013-09-24 00:00:13,300 WARNING: /sys/module/wl/drivers does not exist, cannot rebind wl driver
  2013-09-24 00:00:13,461 DEBUG: BroadcomWLHandler enabled(): kmod disabled, bcm43xx: blacklisted, b43: blacklisted, b43legacy: blacklisted

  ProblemType: Package
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.04
  Package: bcmwl-kernel-source
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.8.0-30.44~precise1-generic
  Uname: Linux 3.8.0-30-generic i686
  ApportVersion: 2.0.1-0ubuntu17.4
  Architecture: i386
  DKMSKernelVersion: 3.8.0-30-generic
  Date: Mon Sep 23 23:59:41 2013
  InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS "Precise Pangolin" - Release i386 (20130820.1)
  MarkForUpload: True
  SourcePackage: bcmwl
  Title: bcmwl-kernel-source bcmwl kernel module failed to build
  UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

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