Broadcom card totally not visible for system (lspci)

Rafał Miłecki zajec5 at
Tue Mar 30 15:06:27 EDT 2010

2010/3/30 Pavel Roskin <proski at>:
> On Tue, 2010-03-30 at 12:48 -0500, Larry Finger wrote:
>> On 03/30/2010 12:31 PM, Rafał Miłecki wrote:
>> >
>> > Is this possible it's disabled in BIOS by default and needs execution
>> > of some ACPI command or sth to make it work?
>> >
>> > Yeah, trying to find some other reason than faulty WiFi... It's weird
>> > it was working fine "before a moment" on Windows.
>> Winblows can fiddle with the "Wake-on-LAN" setting in the BIOS, but AFAIK, the
>> BCM4306 does not have this capability. If the BIOS has that setting, it should
>> be turned off.
> Perhaps it's a crazy idea, but what if the Ethernet device and the WiFi
> device are connected to the same SSB bus, an thus sharing the PCI ID?
> Is there the full kernel log?  In particular, the lines containing "ssb"
> would be interesting.

You mean dmesg, don't you? I've attached it, but it was stopped by b43
ML. You can see dmesg on marc archive for linux-wireless:

Unfortunately I don't have dmesg from some more-debugging kernel.


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