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Bug#597034: linux-image-2.6.32-5-amd64: broadcom-sta wireless driver fails to detect interface after upgrade

On Thu, Sep 16, 2010 at 7:14 PM, Ben Hutchings <ben@decadent.org.uk> wrote:

> I added the brcm80211 driver which is a free (GPL) replacement for
> broadcom-sta/wl.  You'll need to install firmware images which, er, I haven't
> uploaded yet, sorry.  For now, you can get these from
> <http://svn.debian.org/wsvn/kernel/dists/trunk/firmware-nonfree/brcm80211/brcm/>
> and install them under /lib/firmware/brcm.  They will be included in the
> firmware-brcm80211 package shortly.

Thank you for the info. I've installed the firmware images as you suggested.
Now the 2.6.32-22 kernel with brcm80211 module can detect my wireless
card as "wlan0", and I'm replying you through it.

So, this bug can be closed as soon as the firmware is uploaded to sid.

Thanks for your works!

Theppitak Karoonboonyanan

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