Comment 18 for bug 1358966

Iain Lane (laney) wrote :

I tried broadcom-sta on xenial

> Setting up broadcom-sta-dkms (6.30.223.271-1) ...
> Loading new broadcom-sta-6.30.223.271 DKMS files...
> First Installation: checking all kernels...
> Building for 4.2.0-19-generic and 4.3.0-2-generic
> Building initial module for 4.2.0-19-generic
> Done.
>
> wl:
> Running module version sanity check.
> - Original module
> - No original module exists within this kernel
> - Installation
> - Installing to /lib/modules/4.2.0-19-generic/updates/dkms/
>
> depmod....
>
> Backing up initrd.img-4.2.0-19-generic to /boot/initrd.img-4.2.0-19-generic.old-dkms
> Making new initrd.img-4.2.0-19-generic
> (If next boot fails, revert to initrd.img-4.2.0-19-generic.old-dkms image)
> update-initramfs....
>
> DKMS: install completed.
> Building initial module for 4.3.0-2-generic
> Done.
>
> wl:
> Running module version sanity check.
> - Original module
> - No original module exists within this kernel
> - Installation
> - Installing to /lib/modules/4.3.0-2-generic/updates/dkms/
>
> depmod....
>
> Backing up initrd.img-4.3.0-2-generic to /boot/initrd.img-4.3.0-2-generic.old-dkms
> Making new initrd.img-4.3.0-2-generic
> (If next boot fails, revert to initrd.img-4.3.0-2-generic.old-dkms image)
> update-initramfs....
>
> DKMS: install completed.

and 14.04

> Loading new broadcom-sta-6.30.223.141 DKMS files...
> First Installation: checking all kernels...
> Building for 3.13.0-68-generic and 3.13.0-71-generic
> Building initial module for 3.13.0-68-generic
> Done.
>
> wl:
> Running module version sanity check.
> - Original module
> - No original module exists within this kernel
> - Installation
> - Installing to /lib/modules/3.13.0-68-generic/updates/dkms/
>
> depmod.....
>
> Backing up initrd.img-3.13.0-68-generic to /boot/initrd.img-3.13.0-68-generic.old-dkms
> Making new initrd.img-3.13.0-68-generic
> (If next boot fails, revert to initrd.img-3.13.0-68-generic.old-dkms image)
> update-initramfs....
>
> DKMS: install completed.
> Building initial module for 3.13.0-71-generic
> Done.
>
> wl:
> Running module version sanity check.
> - Original module
> - No original module exists within this kernel
> - Installation
> - Installing to /lib/modules/3.13.0-71-generic/updates/dkms/
>
> depmod....
>
> Backing up initrd.img-3.13.0-71-generic to /boot/initrd.img-3.13.0-71-generic.old-dkms
> Making new initrd.img-3.13.0-71-generic
> (If next boot fails, revert to initrd.img-3.13.0-71-generic.old-dkms image)
> update-initramfs....
>
> DKMS: install completed.

so I don't understand what this bug is about. Can someone give reproduction
steps for -sta please?