[packman] broadcom-wl-kmp and Kernel:stable

Malcolm malcolmlewis at cableone.net
Mon May 30 02:01:47 CEST 2016

On Sun 29 May 2016 08:56:39 PM CDT, Manfred Hollstein wrote:

>Hi there,
>I'm currently trying to install the most recent kernel from OBS
>Kernel:stable/standard on my systems, but get problems because one of
>the systems is using the broadcom-wl WLAN driver. I'd like to build it
>for those kernels, too, but I believe I'd need an account in the
>Packman build service for that. Can I get that, please?
>E-Mail: manfred.h at gmx.net
>I tried to sign up on pmbs.link2linux.org, but failed because
>"password must not contain invalid characters". However, I failed to
>find out what characters are allowed, so I thought I'd ask here ;)
>TIA, cheers.
Just grab the src rpm and build locally as your user, then install the
built packages with root user.

rpmbuild --rebuild <name_of_src_rpm>

Cheers Malcolm °¿° LFCS, SUSE Knowledge Partner (Linux Counter #276890)
openSUSE Leap 42.1|GNOME 3.16.2|4.1.21-14-default
up 4 days 7:47, 6 users, load average: 0.16, 0.24, 0.22
CPU AMD Athlon(tm) II X4 635 @ 2.90GHz | GPU Nvidia GeForce 8800 GT

More information about the Packman mailing list