Error Bcm43xx_microcode5

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description

Patrick Matai

2007-09-16 15:38:11 UTC

Distribution:
Hardware environment: Notebook HP Compaq 6715s
Software environment: 32-bit system
Description of the problem:
The rescue,

I get the following https://windowsdiary.com/en/error-bcm43xx-microcode5/ messages in the kernel log every few minutes:

bcm43xx: Error: Microcode 'bcm43xx_microcode5.fw' is not available or import failed.
bcm43xx: core_up error for 802.11 active core (-2)
bcm43xx: Error: The microcode "bcm43xx_microcode5.fw" may not be available or could not be loaded.
bcm43xx: core_up error with active core 802.11 (-2)
bcm43xx: Error: Microcode "bcm43xx_microcode5.fw" not available or seeding failed.
bcm43xx: core_up error for active abs 802.11 (-2)
bcm43xx: Error: Microcode 'bcm43xx_microcode5.fw' definitely exists or could not be loaded.
bcm43xx: core_up error due to 802.11 active core (-2)
bcm43xx: Error: Microcode 'bcm43xx_microcode5.fw' is not available or could not be populated.
bcm43xx: core_up for active core 802.11 failed (-2)
bcm43xx: Error: Microcode "bcm43xx_microcode5.fw" is permanently unavailable or cannot be loaded.
bcm43xx: core_up failed to get active core 802.11(-2)
bcm43xx: Error: Microcode "bcm43xx_microcode5.fw" is not available or batch failed.
bcm43xx: core_up error for 802.11 active core (-2)
bcm43xx: Error: Microcode 'bcm43xx_microcode5.fw' is not available or could not be loaded.
bcm43xx: core_up error for 802.11 active core (-2)
bcm43xx: Error: Microcode "bcm43xx_microcode5.fw" not available or Legion crashed.
bcm43xx: core_up error for 802.11 active core (-2)
bcm43xx: Error: Microcode "bcm43xx_microcode5.fw" is not available or cannot be loaded.
bcm43xx: core_up for failed 802.11 core active (-2)
I don't use wireless at the moment, so it usually just charges and idles.

Output associated with lspci -vv:

30:00.0 Controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4310 Network UART (Rev.02)
        Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company Unknown Device 1371
        Control: I/O- Mem+ BusMaster+ SpecCycle- MemWINV- VGASnoop- ParErr- Stepping- SERR- FastB2B-
        Status: Cap+ 66MHz- UDF- FastB2B- ParErr- DEVSEL=fast >TAabort- SERR- 

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patryto Matai

09/17/2007 04:45:13 UTC

Sorry, my custom firmware is missing.

description

Patrick Matai

2007-09-16 15:38:11 UTC

Distribution:
Hardware environment: Notebook HP Compaq 6715s
Software environment: 32-block system
Description of the problem:
The rescue,

Momentarily I get the following error messages in the kernel log:

bcm43xx: Error: The microcode "bcm43xx_microcode5.fw" is currently not working or cannot be loaded.
bcm43xx: core_up error for 802.11 dynamic core (-2)
bcm43xx: Error: Microcode 'bcm43xx_microcode5.fw' is not available or could not be loaded.
bcm43xx: core_up error for 802.11 active core (-2)
bcm43xx: Error: Microcode "bcm43xx_microcode5.fw" is not available for purchase or could not be downloaded.
bcm43xx: core_up error for 802.11 enabled core (-2)
bcm43xx: Error: Microcode "bcm43xx_microcode5.fw" is not available or installation failed.
bcm43xx: core_up for 802.11 active core below (-2)
bcm43xx: Error: Microcode 'bcm43xx_microcode5.fw' is not deployed or cannot be loaded.
bcm43xx: core_up error for furious core 802.11 (-2)
bcm43xx: Error: microcode "bcm43xx_microcode5.fw" is not available or a failure has occurred.
bcm43xx: core_up error for 802.11 active core (-2)
bcm43xx: Error: Microcode "bcm43xx_microcode5.fw" is not available or cannot be loaded.
bcm43xx: core_up error for 802.11 enabled core (-2)
bcm43xx: Error: microcode "bcm43xx_microcode5.fw" not available or book failed.
bcm43xx: core_up removed for 802.11 active core (-2)
bcm43xx: Error: Microcode 'bcm43xx_microcode5.fw' is not available or could not be loaded.
bcm43xx: core_up error for 802.11 effective core (-2)
bcm43xx: Error: Microcode "bcm43xx_microcode5.fw" is not available or installation failed.
bcm43xx: core_up error for active base 802.11 (-2)
I don't currently use the Eth wearable, so it just boots up like that.

lspci -vv output:

30:00.0 Network Controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4310 UART (Version 02)
Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company Unknown Accessory 1371
Control: I/O- Mem+ BusMaster+ SpecCycle- MemWINV- VGASnoop- ParErr- Stepping- SERR- FastB2B-
Status: Cap+ 66MHz- UDF- FastB2B- ParErr- DEVSEL=fast >TAabort- SERR-