bluetooth firmware needed in linux-firmware to support 12.04.3

Andy Whitcroft apw at
Tue Sep 3 16:19:58 UTC 2013

On Tue, Sep 03, 2013 at 08:22:22PM +0800, Anthony Wong wrote:
> Hi,
> There is a bug LP#1219660 that requires 2 firmware files to work with
> 3.8 kernel in 12.04.3, since they are not in Precise linux-firmware,
> the bluetooth device does not work out-of-the-box. I'm aware that
> there's a discussion about this some time ago but not sure if any
> conclusion has been made yet. Should I go ahead and do a SRU of
> Precise linux-firmware to fix the bug?

If there are any additional firware files needed for an lts backport
kernel it is meant to carry those with it.  I will refer the bug for


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