Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 244427
Can't recognize Broadcom Corporation BCM4306 802.11b/g wireless LAN Controller in fedora 7
Last modified: 2008-01-09 09:22:30 EST
Description of problem:
When I use PCMCIA Broadcom Corporation BCM4306 802.11b/g wireless LAN Controller
in fedora 7 , fedora7 recognize it as Ethernet Card, not as wireless Card.
but it can be found as wireless card in Fedora core 5
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Linux hbzhang-laptop 2.6.21-1.3194.fc7 #1 SMP Wed May 23 22:35:01 EDT 2007 i686
i686 i386 GNU/Linux
Steps to Reproduce:
1. put wireless card in
2. set network
Broadcom Corporation BCM4306 802.11b/g wireless LAN Controller PCMCIA should be
Created attachment 157129 [details]
screen shot for network config
I'm reviewing this bug as part of the kernel bug triage project, an attempt to
isolate current bugs in the fedora kernel.
I am CC'ing myself to this bug and will try and assist you in resolving it if I can.
There hasn't been much activity on this bug for a while. Could you tell me if
you are still having problems with the latest kernel?
If the problem no longer exists then please close this bug or I'll do so in a
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As indicated previously there has been no update on the progress of this bug
therefore I am closing it as INSUFFICIENT_DATA. Please re-open if the issue
still occurs for you and I will try to assist in its resolution. Thank you for
taking the time to report the initial bug.