[CoLoCo] wonderful broadcom problems

Scott Scriven ubuntu-us-co at toykeeper.net
Mon Mar 24 21:32:49 GMT 2008

* Jim Hutchinson <jim at ubuntu-rocks.org> wrote:
> There seems to be a mess of traffic on this issue. I've been 
> looking for a solution for a couple days. This bug reports 
> seems to be as good as any 
> https://bugs.edge.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/197558.  
> There are others too.

That bug seems to include (comment 14) a relatively simple 
workaround...  an init script which reloads modules in the 
correct order to make it work.  Have you tried that?

> I removed hardy and went back to gutsy but hardy is so much 
> nicer so I reinstalled hardy and I'm going to try various 
> solutions until I find the answer.

Yeah, under that category of "various solutions", there is also a 
messy approach...  Use an old kernel with everything else 
current.  This might make apt a little unhappy, but maybe you 
don't mind.

-- Scott

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