Issue installing wifi if you have installed it in the live session

Bug #1308640 reported by Dave Morley on 2014-04-16
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ubiquity (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

On Mac using current amd64+mac

If I install via the normal direct install or I install from the live session without installing the driver everythng works in the installed session.

1. Select Try Ubuntu
2. Wait for the live desktop to appear
3. Select Sytem Settings
4. Select Software and Updates
5. Click on the Additional Drivers tab
6. Select the Broadcom driver
7. This installs, Setup up wifi
8. Run an install
9. Eject the cd and reboot
10. In the desktop select the wifi
11. Note no connctions listed
12 Open System Settings
13. Open Software and Updates
14. Click on Additional Drivers
15. Select Broadcom (Not installable)
16. Select Sources add the cd
17. exit Software and Updates
18. This triggers an update
19. Reopen the Software and Updates
20. Try and install the driver again.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.04
Package: ubiquity (not installed)
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.13.0-24.46-generic 3.13.9
Uname: Linux 3.13.0-24-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.14.1-0ubuntu3
Architecture: amd64
CurrentDesktop: Unity
Date: Wed Apr 16 17:04:32 2014
InstallCmdLine: file=/cdrom/preseed/ubuntu.seed boot=casper initrd=/casper/initrd.lz quiet splash -- maybe-ubiquity
InstallationDate: Installed on 2014-04-16 (0 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 14.04 LTS "Trusty Tahr" - Release amd64+mac (20140415)
SourcePackage: ubiquity
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Dave Morley (davmor2) wrote :
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
Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

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

Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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