This is simply a script to extract and install the b43legacy driver firmware, maintained by the Ubuntu community. I merely had to open my eyes and see. Where do you get the energy to tell these ignorant users what to do??. Back to top STA – No Internet access If you do not have any other means of Internet access on your computer, you can install the bcmwl-kernel-source package from the restricted folder under.. It said that the broadcomm one was not working properly. However, if you want to do it manually then the instructions are as follows:

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Don’t have whole lot of experience messing with wireless problems, so someone else may correct me on that. Installing bsmwl5 couldn’t copy bsmwl5. May 03, Broadcom Corporation BCM Which I never use and hardly ever make.


I am very new to Linux. Are you using the driver as suggested by the ndiswrapper known working list?

Double-check that the wireless isn’t turned off on the hardware level. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. Please check that your locale settings: Send this topic Print. Tangram, Thanks for linus fast reaction!!

Thank you all for the feedback and info and I will try it again on the system when I get some time. Thanks in advance, Simitra.


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However, the weird pat is that I cannot see my Corporatino router listed and there corpodation only two available out of the several that are normally listed in our area. Try following these steps to get the card working under bcm43xx I’m assuming that you can plug into a wired connection for these steps; if that’s corporafion, please let me know: Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.

Firmware is not packaged by the Debian Project. Either way you can always Google for broadcom-wl Then, I get ” ” I’m a newbie and just cannot make this out.

Linux/BSD: sharing experiences: HowTo: Enabling Broadcom BCM wireless on Linux Mint

This worked in Linux Mint Internal cards To identify a card that was installed inside your computer prior to purchase, please open a Terminal and execute: The second is the b43 driver, maintained upstream by the Linux kernel community.

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I clicked on the connections button on the tool bar, enabled wifi, and behold, the blue wifi light on the keyboard began to shine. It is very nice to have those that have share with those of us that don’t.

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August 7th, 7. Being an Intel chipset from circa I’m sure it’s pretty well supported in Linux kernel. Toshiba Satellite AS Circa ?? At least I know the button works but when both show no block and the AirLink is not installed the network settings only show Wired network and no wireless. It grabs firmware for BCM43xx from website and install it.

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August 7th, 8. Thank you for the help. This was the only solution tip that i ever could use and it worked!

August 7th, 4. For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. Also, is there any reason why we should want to use Broadcom’s drivers instead of those of the b43 project?