help installing BCM4313 WLAN - SLED 11 SP2 x864

kernel version 3.0.13-0.27-default

as per lspci

02:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4313 802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN Controller (rev 01)

I download the driver from , and install it via

make clean
cp wl.ko /lib/modules/3.0.13-0.27-default/kernel/net/wireless/
depmod -a
modprobe lib80211
modprobe wl

everything went smooth

now [code]

modinfo wl

filename: /lib/modules/3.0.13-0.27-default/kernel/net/wireless/wl.ko
srcversion: 15AE62EF0C155763C426A57
alias: pci:v000014E4d00000576svsdbcsci*
alias: pci:v000014E4d0000435Asvsdbcsci*
alias: pci:v000014E4d00004359svsdbcsci*
alias: pci:v000014E4d00004358svsdbcsci*
alias: pci:v000014E4d00004727svsdbcsci*
alias: pci:v000014E4d00004357svsdbcsci*
alias: pci:v000014E4d0000A99Dsvsdbcsci*
alias: pci:v000014E4d00004353svsdbcsci*
alias: pci:v000014E4d0000432Dsvsdbcsci*
alias: pci:v000014E4d0000432Csvsdbcsci*
alias: pci:v000014E4d0000432Bsvsdbcsci*
alias: pci:v000014E4d0000432Asvsdbcsci*
alias: pci:v000014E4d00004329svsdbcsci*
alias: pci:v000014E4d00004328svsdbcsci*
alias: pci:v000014E4d00004315svsdbcsci*
alias: pci:v000014E4d00004313svsdbcsci*
alias: pci:v000014E4d00004312svsdbcsci*
alias: pci:v000014E4d00004311svsdbcsci*
depends: lib80211
vermagic: 3.0.13-0.27-default SMP mod_unload modversions
parm: oneonly:int
parm: piomode:int
parm: instance_base:int
parm: nompc:int
parm: name:string [/code]

but still I don’t find the wireless card when I run the “yast2 lan”

I installed the same driver using the above step atop SLED 11 SP1 x86 and it worked i.e wireless lan card available in “yast2 lan” . But this time I installed the driver on SLED 11 SP2 x864.

Muhammad Sharfuddin


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