Out of the Broadcom frying pan (DELL) to the fire (HP Envy)

Todor Petkov zakk at online.bg
Sun Nov 16 21:08:00 UTC 2014

On 16/11/2014 10:55 PM, Gary Stainburn wrote:
> I've finally got my new laptop and I've managed to get F20 installed on 
> it.
> I've got a number of problems to work on yet - web cam and touch pad 
> buttons -
> but my main problem is the WIFI.
> On the DELL I used broadcom-wl and kmod-wl and had to update it every 
> time I
> upgraded the kernel, but it worked,
> Now I've got a newer Broadcom chipset on the replacement laptop and so 
> far all
> I can Google is people who've failed to get it working.
> Can anyone point me to a post where it's worked.  Below is the lspdi 
> output.
> Gary
> [root at localhost ~]# lspci -nn -d 14e4:
> 08:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Broadcom Corporation BCM4352 
> 802.11ac
> Wireless Network Adapter [14e4:43b1] (rev 03)
> [root at localhost ~]#


seems this device is not supported - 
People write about NDIS wrapper however - 


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