Package "bcmwl"

Name: bcmwl


This package is just an umbrella for a group of other packages, it has no description.
Description samples from packages in group:

  • Broadcom 802.11 Linux STA wireless driver source

Latest version:
Release: focal (20.04)
Level: updates
Repository: restricted


Other versions of "bcmwl" in Focal

Repository Area Version
base restricted
security restricted

Packages in group

Deleted packages are displayed in grey.


Version: 2021-07-26 18:06:23 UTC

  bcmwl ( focal; urgency=medium

  * Backported from hirsute (LP: #1932159)
    - Add internal ioctl helper to avoid the need to use set_fs()/get_fs(),
      which have been removed in Linux 5.10.

 -- Tim Gardner <email address hidden> Thu, 24 Jun 2021 12:35:40 +0000

Source diff to previous version
1932159 bcmwl/ ADT test failure with linux-hwe-5.11/5.11.0-20.21~20.04.1

Version: 2021-05-19 04:06:22 UTC

  bcmwl ( focal; urgency=medium

  * No change rebuild in security pocket. LP: #1914279.

 -- Dimitri John Ledkov <email address hidden> Thu, 29 Apr 2021 16:05:27 +0100

Source diff to previous version

Version: 2021-02-02 00:08:18 UTC

  bcmwl ( focal; urgency=medium

  * debian/dkms.conf.in,
    debian/patches/0028-add-support-for-linux-5.6.patch (LP: #1872908):
    - Add support for Linux 5.6.

 -- Alberto Milone <email address hidden> Mon, 04 May 2020 13:23:19 +0200

1872908 bcmwl kernel module does not build with kernel version 5.6 or 5.8

About   -   Send Feedback to @ubuntu_updates