[CentOS] BCM4313 on CentOS 6.3

Sat Jul 14 13:08:11 UTC 2012
Akemi Yagi <amyagi at gmail.com>

On Sat, Jul 14, 2012 at 12:08 AM,  <ottop at lavabit.com> wrote:

> but I stumbled into more problems with the rpm build. More info on the
> forum:
> https://www.centos.org/modules/newbb/viewtopic.php?viewmode=flat&topic_id=38251&forum=57

Why don't we continue this on the forums? People who are interested
can follow that thread.

>> Will you also show us the output returned by :
>> lspci -nn | grep -i net
>> I'd like to see the vendor:device pairing.
> Sure! For my Lenovo S10-3t:
> 05:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Broadcom Corporation NetLink BCM57780
> Gigabit Ethernet PCIe [14e4:1692] (rev 01)
> 07:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Broadcom Corporation BCM4313
> 802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN Controller [14e4:4727] (rev 01)

The ID pairing [14e4:4727] indicates that it is supported by the bcma
driver offered by the kmod-compat-wireless package from ELRepo:


If this one works for you, you'd not have to go through building of
the wl module.


P.S. All of this should have been done on the ELRepo mailing list. :)