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[Bug 732677] Re: bcmwl not work on BCM4311/4312


What is the state here?

This issue still exists with a fresh install of 12.04.3 and 13.10. The
default used driver is bcmwl but bcm4311 does not work with it.

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  bcmwl not work on BCM4311/4312

Status in Broadcom 802.11 Linux STA driver:
Status in The Linux Kernel:
Status in “bcmwl” package in Ubuntu:
Status in Arch Linux:
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Bug description:
  After upgrade to Natty Alpha updated driver bcmwl-kernel-source doesn`t work with wifi module. Notebook
  Dell inspiron 1501. b43 ot work too.

  I downgraded to bcmwl-kernel-source and
  still work fine.

  Please update driver.


  05:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4311 802.11b/g WLAN (rev 01)
   Subsystem: Dell Wireless 1390 WLAN Mini-Card
   Control: I/O+ Mem+ BusMaster+ SpecCycle- MemWINV- VGASnoop- ParErr- Stepping- SERR- FastB2B- DisINTx-
   Status: Cap+ 66MHz- UDF- FastB2B- ParErr- DEVSEL=fast >TAbort- <TAbort- <MAbort- >SERR- <PERR- INTx-
   Latency: 0, Cache Line Size: 32 bytes
   Interrupt: pin A routed to IRQ 18
   Region 0: Memory at c0200000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=16K]
   Capabilities: <access denied>
   Kernel driver in use: wl
   Kernel modules: wl, ssb

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