Also I have some questions to ask Then up in the menu desktop, I clicked Enable Wireless. After installing the outputs are given below. This disables one nic if the other is set up to save power. In the command below replace drivername with the driver you want to blacklist: Got it working by downloading the precompiled driver from Broadcaom site.

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What I needed to do: Not working at all in Karmic Beta with kernel 2. It contains a newer 2. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. Craig Barnes cjbarnes18 wrote on Mir Tanvir Hossain tanvir-mirtanvir broarcom on Other bug subscribers Subscribe someone else.

Previously it was assigned eth1.

Broadcom 43xx wireless devices

Back to top Switching between drivers If you card is supported by more than one driver then use the modprobe command to test the drivers. Get the current kernel I used http: Changed in linux Ubuntu: I have a Broadcom card and the wiki instructions have always worked fine for me. That thread is 4 years old.


If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. Configure your wireless interface as appropriate.

BB code is On. Your Wi-Fi led turns on immediately. I am using Dell vostrowith Debian Lenny Installed. To unload and blacklist: If it doesn’t, broadocm file a report as per the procedure above.

It must be downloaded and extracted, which can be performed by the firmware-binstallerfirmware-b43legacy-installer or firmware-blpphy-installer packages during their installation.

The system has not changed, I’m still running 9. Bug attachments lshw -C network edit lshw -c network edit Add attachment. The b43, b43legacy, brcmsmac and wl drivers do not support any USB devices.

See the recent thread started by LQ member “kamon”.

kernel – How do I install BCM wireless drivers? – Ask Ubuntu

The bfwcutter package will need to be installed. Leslie, did you see my apport-collect data above? If so, which one s specifically? I hope brkadcom helps somebody. Can this be closed?

Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. The b43 infrastructure is composed bm4312 two parts. The first is the firmware-binstaller package. The bcmwl-kernel-source package aims to offer a later version for a given release.


Leslie Viljoen leslieviljoen on Using Windows’ binary drivers: