Broadcom wifi drivers in F-14?

Jesse Keating jkeating at j2solutions.net
Tue Sep 14 07:40:43 UTC 2010



"pbrobinson at gmail.com" <pbrobinson at gmail.com> wrote:

>Hi All,
>
>Does anyone know if the new Broadcom drivers are in a state where they
>would be in the Fedora 14 kernel? I've seen the release but i've not
>seen any comment as to the state of them other than they already
>support mac80211. These are quite a common device and I think it would
>be nice to see them available in F-14.
>

IIRC they require a firmware blob that has a license that we cannot distribute
unlike say the Intel firmwares. I could be wrong though. 
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