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The broadcom-sta package includes the kernel module 'wl', which contains
the Broadcom-provided proprietary kernel driver that supports a number of
their cards. Known supported model numbers include the BCM4311, BCM4312,
BCM4321, and BCM4322 chipsets.

Read the included LICENSE.txt file (placed in /usr/doc) before using this.

You may also want to create /etc/modprobe.d/b43_blacklist.conf and add the
following lines to it:
blacklist b43
blacklist b43legacy
blacklist bcma
blacklist ssb

Maintained by: David Matthew Jerry Koenig
Keywords: wireless,driver,network,wifi,broadcom
ChangeLog: broadcom-sta


Source Downloads (32bit):
hybrid-portsrc_x86_32-v5_100_82_112.tar.gz (62d04d148b99f993ef575a71332593a9)

Source Downloads (64bit):
hybrid-portsrc_x86_64-v5_100_82_112.tar.gz (310d7ce233a9a352fbe62c451b2ea309)

Download SlackBuild:
broadcom-sta.tar.gz.asc (FAQ)

(the SlackBuild does not include the source)

Validated for Slackware 14.0

See our HOWTO for instructions on how to use the contents of this repository.

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