broadcom-sta-dkms 5.100.82.112-7: broadcom-sta kernel module failed to build

Bug #1131473 reported by Rick Ho on 2013-02-22
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Bug Description

I have an Acer Extemsa 4420-5237. It has Broadcom BCM4311. The driver works when I use Ubuntu 10.10. When I re-install Ubuntu 12.10, the additional driver no longer work and I do not have wireless now. I went to Broadcom and followed their instruction but it still does not work.

ProblemType: Package
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.10
Package: broadcom-sta-dkms 5.100.82.112-7
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.5.0-23.35-generic 3.5.7.2
Uname: Linux 3.5.0-23-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.6.1-0ubuntu10
Architecture: amd64
DKMSKernelVersion: 3.5.0-24-generic
Date: Thu Feb 21 07:47:42 2013
InstallationDate: Installed on 2013-01-27 (25 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 12.10 "Quantal Quetzal" - Release amd64 (20121017.5)
MarkForUpload: True
PackageArchitecture: all
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)

Rick Ho (n4012012) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this crash and helping to make this software better. This particular crash has already been reported and is a duplicate of bug #1130105, so 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. Please continue to report any other bugs you may find.

tags: removed: need-duplicate-check
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