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Thread: Broadcom 4328 cant install bcmwl-kernel-source on Kernel 2.6.38

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    Broadcom 4328 cant install bcmwl-kernel-source on Kernel 2.6.38

    I'm having some massive issues with Kernel 2.6.38, I cant seem to get bcmwl-kernel-source installed without it giving me issues, here's the output

    My Wireless card by the way is a Broadcom 4328

    Setting up bcmwl-kernel-source ( ...
    Removing old bcmwl- DKMS files...

    -------- Uninstall Beginning --------
    Module: bcmwl
    Kernel: 2.6.32-29-generic (x86_64)

    Status: Before uninstall, this module version was ACTIVE on this kernel.

    - Uninstallation
    - Deleting from: /lib/modules/2.6.32-29-generic/updates/dkms/
    - Original module
    - No original module was found for this module on this kernel.
    - Use the dkms install command to reinstall any previous module version.


    DKMS: uninstall Completed.

    Deleting module version:
    completely from the DKMS tree.
    Loading new bcmwl- DKMS files...
    First Installation: checking all kernels...
    Building for 2.6.32-29-generic and 2.6.38-4-generic
    Building for architecture x86_64
    Building initial module for 2.6.32-29-generic

    Running module version sanity check.
    - Original module
    - No original module exists within this kernel
    - Installation
    - Installing to /lib/modules/2.6.32-29-generic/updates/dkms/


    DKMS: install Completed.
    Building initial module for 2.6.38-4-generic

    Error! Bad return status for module build on kernel: 2.6.38-4-generic (x86_64)
    Consult the make.log in the build directory
    /var/lib/dkms/bcmwl/ for more information.
    dpkg: error processing bcmwl-kernel-source (--configure):
    subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 10
    Errors were encountered while processing:

    Is there any way to fix this, I really want to use kernel 2.6.38. It occurs on every version of 2.6.38, (-1, -2, -3, and -4) Additionally none of my other kernels have wireless at all either. Why is this happening.
    Last edited by TuxIsAwesome; February 23rd, 2011 at 08:08 PM. Reason: wrong section?


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