Get wireless working on N1

Phicomm N1 uses BCM4345/6. The driver for that chip should come with kernel and needs no extra steps. It’s the firmware that is missing.

Hence the firmware should be installed first (from non-free repo):

But that only contains brcm/brcmfmac43455-sdio.bin. For the chip to work, it also needs a file named brcm/brcmfmac43455-sdio.txt:

From a question on askubuntu, this file could be obtained from khadas’s GitHub.

After putting the file into /lib/firmware/brcm/brcmfmac43455-sdio.txt, and enable the wlan0 by adding configs to /etc/network/interfaces.d/wlan0:

The wirelress finally appears:

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