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I have a Gateway MT laptop. You can try to use Broadcoms hybrid driver with patch. You are commenting using your Twitter account. This guy knows his stuff. With the STA driver I can search the network, but the connection never finishes. Jim Rogers 1 4.

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Setting up the Broadcom BCM94311MCG in Ubuntu 8.04

If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. I found a way to fix bfm94311. The ndiswrapper package utilizes the Windows closed source drivers to activate your WiFi card.

August 25, at 2: June 20, at Thus, the Wi-Fi does work but it is annoying to deactivate and then reactivate it after each reboot. Ubunttu you ubbuntu kernel version as follows third entry: Notify me of new comments via email. This saved my life! August 24, at 7: Now I had to find out how to re-enable it but now the problem lies somewhere else. Other bug subscribers Subscribe someone else.


networking – Installing Broadcom Wireless Drivers – Ask Ubuntu

Search for the package in the Ubuntu Package Repositories Make sure you select the correct architecture Bit, Bit, etc. It is maintained upstream here. Although Ubuntu is meant to be versatile, beautiful, and easy to use for everyone, packages still are prone to dependency faults. bcm994311

July 4, at 6: Open a new Terminal and use bfwcutter to extract and install the firmware: Originally Posted by silverstormboy HiI used the same wireless card as your on my acer laptop z using Ubuntu 7. This site uses cookies. Uninstall the bcmwl-kernel-source package by issuing the following command on a terminal:. I’ve been having a nice double-liner: The bcmwl-kernel-source package aims to offer a later version for a given release.

For cases where you need to install bcmwl-kernel-source but you are offline, here is an excellent answer about it.

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.


Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: To manually load the module, run sudo modprobe wl. An example would be the Lenovo S which uses the 14e4: Install the “B43 driver” for wireless.

Trying to help my roommate get his Broadcom controller to ubunu in! Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. July 25, at 5: I reinstalled with hardy. Could you provide a step-by-step instruction please? Page History Login to edit.

October 8th, 6. Does this problem occur with the latest version of Ubuntu?