Bug 154851 - [new driver] [request]: Port brcm80211 driver from Linux to FreeBSD
Summary: [new driver] [request]: Port brcm80211 driver from Linux to FreeBSD
Status: Open
Alias: None
Product: Base System
Classification: Unclassified
Component: wireless (show other bugs)
Version: CURRENT
Hardware: Any Any
: Normal Affects Many People
Assignee: freebsd-wireless (Nobody)
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Reported: 2011-02-17 19:50 UTC by Théophile Studer
Modified: 2016-06-10 09:02 UTC (History)
7 users (show)

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Description Théophile Studer 2011-02-17 19:50:09 UTC
In September 2010, Broadcom released a full opensource version under BSD licence of their driver for part of their WLAN hardware (BCM43224, BCM43225, BCM4313 (PCIe NIC)).

That would be so nice if this could be added to FreeBSD.

For more information, see :
 - http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.linux.kernel.wireless.general/55418
 - http://wireless.kernel.org/en/users/Drivers/brcm80211
Comment 1 Remko Lodder freebsd_committer 2011-02-17 21:04:08 UTC
State Changed
From-To: open->suspended

Suspend awaiting patches. 


Comment 2 Remko Lodder freebsd_committer 2011-02-17 21:04:08 UTC
Responsible Changed
From-To: freebsd-bugs->freebsd-net

reassign to the networking team.
Comment 3 Mark Linimon freebsd_committer freebsd_triage 2014-11-11 02:53:40 UTC
reassign.