broadcom-sta-dkms 5.100.82.112-7: broadcom-sta kernel module failed to build [wl_linux.c:43:24: fatal error: asm/system.h: No such file or directory]

Bug #1090603 reported by Jason Sopko on 2012-12-15
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This bug affects 3 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
broadcom-sta (Ubuntu)
Undecided
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Bug Description

Broadcom 802.11 won't load on a new IBM ThinkPad

ProblemType: Package
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.10
Package: broadcom-sta-dkms (not installed)
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.5.0-19.30-generic 3.5.7
Uname: Linux 3.5.0-19-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.6.1-0ubuntu9
Architecture: amd64
DKMSKernelVersion: 3.5.0-19-generic
Date: Fri Dec 14 18:58:59 2012
InstallationDate: Installed on 2012-12-07 (7 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 12.10 "Quantal Quetzal" - Release amd64 (20121017.5)
MarkForUpload: True
PackageVersion: 5.100.82.112-7
SourcePackage: broadcom-sta
Title: broadcom-sta-dkms 5.100.82.112-7: broadcom-sta kernel module failed to build
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Jason Sopko (jason-sopko) wrote :
tags: removed: need-duplicate-check
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in broadcom-sta (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
summary: broadcom-sta-dkms 5.100.82.112-7: broadcom-sta kernel module failed to
- build
+ build [wl_linux.c:43:24: fatal error: asm/system.h: No such file or
+ directory]
Daniel van Vugt (vanvugt) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. This particular bug has already been reported and is a duplicate of bug 994255, so it is being marked as such. Please look at the other bug report to see if there is any missing information that you can provide, or to see if there is a workaround for the bug. Additionally, any further discussion regarding the bug should occur in the other report. Feel free to continue to report any other bugs you may find.

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