bcmwl stops working after resume from suspend

Bug #1466994 reported by Carl Englund on 2015-06-19
This bug affects 1 person
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bcmwl (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Should this be reported against kernel instead?

The driver worked fine in 14.10. Since 15.04 module needs to be reloaded after suspend for wlan to work again.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 15.04
Package: bcmwl-kernel-source
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.19.0-21.21-generic 3.19.8
Uname: Linux 3.19.0-21-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: wl
ApportVersion: 2.17.2-0ubuntu1.1
Architecture: amd64
Date: Sat Jun 20 00:18:47 2015
InstallationDate: Installed on 2010-06-07 (1838 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 10.04 LTS "Lucid Lynx" - Release amd64 (20100427.1)
SourcePackage: bcmwl
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to vivid on 2015-06-16 (2 days ago)

Carl Englund (englundc) wrote :
Carl Englund (englundc) wrote :

Problems seems to be solved after removing and reinstalling driver!

Changed in bcmwl (Ubuntu):
status: New → Invalid
Carl Englund (englundc) wrote :

Bug occurred again, does seem to exist even after reinstalling driver.

Changed in bcmwl (Ubuntu):
status: Invalid → New
Carl Englund (englundc) wrote :

Getting kernel panic every third or fourth resume.

Carl Englund (englundc) wrote :

Installing (from Wily) seems to solve the problem for me.

Carl Englund (englundc) wrote :

#5 didn't solve, still has to reload wl now and then returning from suspend.

Rafael David Tinoco (inaddy) wrote :

Test the PPA provided in bug:


Marking this as duplicate.

Thank you

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