bcm4400... error in make

Matt Zimmerman mdz at canonical.com
Sat Sep 25 00:14:49 UTC 2004

On Fri, Sep 24, 2004 at 05:03:27PM -0700, Matt Zimmerman wrote:

> On Sat, Sep 25, 2004 at 01:51:15AM +0200, Markus Kolb wrote:
> > I have the Broadcom BCM 4401 on an Asus Mainboard and it works with the 
> > b44 module and dhcp. I don't think you have to compile a new module.
> > The Ubuntu installer didn't detect it with dhcp during installation.
> > So after installation you can/have to configure the network device in 
> > Computer menu -> System configuration -> Network.
> > Try this first before you go on with compiling.
> > I think it will be the same problem.
> Is this:
> https://bugzilla.ubuntu.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1410
> where the module seems to be loaded and the interface configured, but the
> installer doesn't notice?  Or a different bug?

Never mind; I just noticed that you commented on the bug. :-)  This is
rather strange.  Does DHCP work correctly in the installed system after you
reboot?   Are there any kernel messages when it fails?

 - mdz

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