You need to log in to change this bug’s status. If necessary, firmware can be manually acquired and extracted using the bfwcutter utility, see http: Instructions for installation may be found later in this article. Make sure you have the linux-headers package that matches your current kernel version, plus the appropriate generic header packages so that they are automatically updated on a kernel upgrade. Setting up bfwcutter 1: They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own.
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Then I ran the commands you recommend and rebooted.
Bug # “[kde] No WiFi in Lenovo G Broadcom ” : Bugs : Linux Mint
Configure your libux interface as appropriate. The bcmwl-kernel-source package linnux on the linux-headers packages so you may need to first retrieve the appropriate package s from the online repositories.
You need help with wireless and the only information you did not provide is the information regarding your wireless hardware. If the version of the driver you are using in the repository is the latest version available as per BroadcomBroadcom wants you to send them an email about this to linux-wlan-client-support-list broadcom.
Broadcom 43xx wireless devices
Jeff Rash 1 3. Also, if you run lshw -C networkwhat shows up as the driver?
It will list something like with other stuff: Update the list of available packages: It did have windows xp running on it and I removed it. This bug affects 2 people.
This is also a problem in the latest version of Linux Mint Debian Edition. An Internet connection is required.
[SOLVED] broadcom bcm no wifi
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They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. Make sure you have the linux-headers package that matches your current kernel version, plus the appropriate generic header packages so that they are automatically updated on a kernel upgrade. Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web. Please include only one not both of the following corresponding to which driver series you are filing a report against: Open a new Terminal and use bfwcutter to extract and install the firmware: Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free.
Last edited by dolphans1; at See Also Wireless Troubleshooting Guide https: Broadcom Corporation BCM When I turned the computer on the wifi appeared on the network manager on the system tray. The first is the firmware-binstaller package.
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Wilf 1, 1 13 wirelezs Sign up using Email and Password. Starting normal installation Choose what you need. Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically. I also updated the OS via an update manager and restarted Your Wi-Fi led turns on immediately.
Thanks for your help and advice.