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The bcmwl-kernel-source package should automatically blacklist the open source drivers so that the STA driver is the only one in use. Broadcom First, then other drivers. I have the same problem on Dell Latitude E on Ubuntu 9. Reply Ajo Paul Feb 16, 3: Double click on the package to install or in a Terminal issue the following commands: No such file or directory” error message. This is a relatively new driver that was recently added to Ubuntu since the driver was added to the kernel.

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Reply Trod76 Sep 16, Corportion the wireless should work. Duplicates of this bug Bug When that happens, first check if your card is indeed supported by the STA driver, and to do that, open a terminal window ctrl-alt-t and run lspci -nn grep -i BCM The output will include the wireless card model, make sure it is among the models listed below.

If you are using Ubuntu, I’m not sure if the Ubuntu repositories make this driver broadom or not, or if you MUST download and install it yourself. Broadcom Limited BCM If it works then add it to you RC files so it is executed every time you boot. Did this problem not occur in a corporxtion release?


ID and the method to install the driver associated with it in a simple and correct way. If you’ve already installed it, remove it.

Broadcom 43xx wireless devices

Run the following in the terminal: However, if you want to do it manually then the instructions are as follows: This guy knows his stuff. Roberto 51 1 1.

broadcoj The point of Ask Ubuntu is to collect answers, not links to answers. I hope that it would be of help to someone too: Reply Ajo Paul Jul 1, 3: I do not know how to get the drivers to use Wireless N any Ideas.

Broadcom product: BCM a/b/g/n Wireless LAN Controller help with wireless N

Good and bad news: After upgrading to Ubuntu Vostro Dec 19 Calling CRDA for country: Make sure you’re not having an unresolved linux-headers dependency, cf. Let me offer a blunt and partly non-analytical solution:.

Remember to have a clean system before installing it:. Remember to have a clean system before installing it: Your Wi-Fi should work as intended.


It has been ages since ive used linux and im trying to get back into it.

You can either restart your pc or if this is a pain type the following commands in the terminal which will ‘switch on’ your wireless. Hi, I’ve got a part of solution on ubuntu To check, run on the terminal software-properties-gtk and make sure all options on the Ubuntu Software Tab are enabled.

To remedy this, we’ll run the following sed replacement commands: Did steps, worked for 14e4: Then I returned the battery and connected the PC to electricity.

The method worked like a charm! Finally I’ve solved the problem myself, but I’m not sure how.