missing drivers for broadcom wireless card in additional drivers

Bug #985965 reported by Stephen V. Williams on 2012-04-20
This bug affects 3 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
jockey (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Additional Drivers is not reporting a driver for the broadcom wireless card. I was told Jockey-gtk was the package that handled additional driver. The only drivers present for my Mac was AMD drivers for the video card.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.04
Package: jockey-gtk 0.9.7-0ubuntu7
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.2.0-23.36-generic 3.2.14
Uname: Linux 3.2.0-23-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.0.1-0ubuntu5
Architecture: amd64
Date: Thu Apr 19 20:49:47 2012
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS "Precise Pangolin" - Beta amd64+mac (20120419)
MachineType: Apple Inc. MacBookPro8,3
PackageArchitecture: all
 PATH=(custom, no user)
ProcKernelCmdLine: BOOT_IMAGE=/boot/vmlinuz-3.2.0-23-generic root=UUID=7192090b-fc4c-4e41-a6ea-cead4cf0032b ro quiet splash vt.handoff=7
SourcePackage: jockey
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
dmi.bios.date: 01/24/12
dmi.bios.vendor: Apple Inc.
dmi.bios.version: MBP81.88Z.0047.B27.1201241646
dmi.board.asset.tag: Base Board Asset Tag#
dmi.board.name: Mac-942459F5819B171B
dmi.board.vendor: Apple Inc.
dmi.board.version: MacBookPro8,3
dmi.chassis.type: 10
dmi.chassis.vendor: Apple Inc.
dmi.chassis.version: Mac-942459F5819B171B
dmi.modalias: dmi:bvnAppleInc.:bvrMBP81.88Z.0047.B27.1201241646:bd01/24/12:svnAppleInc.:pnMacBookPro8,3:pvr1.0:rvnAppleInc.:rnMac-942459F5819B171B:rvrMacBookPro8,3:cvnAppleInc.:ct10:cvrMac-942459F5819B171B:
dmi.product.name: MacBookPro8,3
dmi.product.version: 1.0
dmi.sys.vendor: Apple Inc.

Ubuntu QA Website (ubuntuqa) wrote :

This bug has been reported on the Ubuntu ISO testing tracker.

A list of all reports related to this bug can be found here:

tags: added: iso-testing
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

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

Changed in jockey (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
dino99 (9d9) wrote :

Jockey has been superseded by software-properties, which now handles
third-party driver configuration.

Changed in jockey (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Invalid
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