Call for Test and Review: bwn(4) - another Broadcom Wireless driver

b. f. bf1783 at
Sun May 30 00:11:24 UTC 2010

>Hi, with yesterday's CURRENT my bwn works partially.
>this is my hardware
>siba_bwn0 at pci0:4:0:0:        class=0x028000 card=0x04b514e4 chip=0x431514e4
>rev=0x01 hdr=0x00
>    vendor     = 'Broadcom Corporation'
>    device     = 'Broadcom Wireless b/g (BCM4315/BCM22062000)'
>    class      = network
>it works with WPA ap without destroy/re-create wlan0
>, but it's unstable, at the first time it works, it goes forth and
>back between "associated" and "no carrier",
>the other times it stay associated but network is down.
>and this usually followed by system freeze if I `/etc/rc.d/netif restart` later.
>and it never get associated with a open ap.

This sounds similar to the problems detailed in the recent "wpa
supplicant (Was: Re: wpi not working on today's current ..." thread.
Have you tried reverting r208623 and r208624?


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