On Mon, Dec 27, 2010 at 3:40 AM, Suvayu Ali <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>> > *I was wondering why Fedora 14 does not have an automatic detection and
>>> > *setup for a BCM4321 802.11 a/b/g/n wireless network adapter?
>> Sadly, the free drivers don't support that chip I don't think, and
>> broadcom is very uncooperative about releasing specs. ;(
> I thought broadcom opensourced their drivers recently? Or was it only
> for a subset of their product line?
Yes, they open sourced it
And yes, Broadcomm has been known for years for being Linux-hostile...
If their recently open sourced drivers do support olde chipsets,
youŽll have to find out for yourself. First thing I did every time I
got a new notebook is opening up the little cover below, removing and
selling the included Broadcom MiniPCI cards...
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