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Broadcom driver for Solaris

  • 1.  Broadcom driver for Solaris

    Posted 03-30-2020 12:35 PM

    I just installed Solaris 11.3 on the laptop. This laptop have Broadcom BCM4312 WiFi card.

    It looks like the install does not have a driver for this card just like 11.1 version.

    I have a Linux installed on this same machine (Gentoo) and this OS does have a driver.

    Is it possible to get the driver for this card somewhere? Maybe broadcom.com? Failing that is it possible to use Linux driver inside Solaris?

    On the kind of related side - I tried to connect a wire and run Driver Manager, but it does not want to finish. All controls are still disabled. Any idea?

    Thank you for any pointers you can provide.



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  • 2.  RE: Broadcom driver for Solaris

    Posted 03-30-2020 12:40 PM
    @MysteriousPixie Pixie   The WIFI division does not have an active community here but you can go to https://support.broadcom.com and perform a query link this for product support >>>  https://portal.broadcom.com/group/support/elastics?query=BCM4312&indexName=All ​

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    Jason
    Broadcom Community Platform Admin, IT
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