[Mageia-dev] RFC: dropping prebuilt broadcom-wl drivers

Anssi Hannula anssi at mageia.org
Thu Dec 27 14:03:37 CET 2012

27.12.2012 00:54, Thomas Backlund kirjoitti:
> Hi,
> I'm thinking of dropping the nonfree prebuilt broadcom-wl drivers
> (and thereby their "support" from live images)
> This means also dropping them from ldetect-lst, and if we keep/add
> some there, it must be for specific reason and on sub-vendor/device
> level to not force the wl stuff on everyone...
> Comments ?

Agreed. Besides, the free driver works much better (i.e. better range)
with my laptop.

Anssi Hannula

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