I am using Dell vostro , with Debian Lenny Installed. Issue with BCM driver on Fedora Please provide the router manufacturer, model, and firmware version. Unable to use amd graphic card, wayland not starting. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. Instead, an investigation would need to occur to see if the version available for your release should be updated.

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I only got broaecom working in the past using NDISwrapper.

[SOLVED] Broadcom BCM wireless not working in Debian

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The ndiswrapper package utilizes the Bradcom closed source drivers to activate your WiFi card. 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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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 braodcom a kernel upgrade. Find More Posts by craigevil View Blog. You will have to install the B43xx firmware.

Broadcom 43xx wireless devices

The bcmwl-kernel-source package aims to offer a later version for a given release. If necessary, firmware can be manually groadcom and extracted using the bfwcutter utility, see http: The broadcom-sta package aims to offer an earlier version for a given release. Broadcom Corporation BCM The first is the firmware-binstaller package.

Once all of the required information is present, if the version of the driver you are using is the latest version available from the Ubuntu repositories, then one would want to e-mail the bdev mailing list following this procedure. See the recent thread started by LQ member “kamon”.



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. The time now is I wonder if the wiki mentioned above is a comprehensive tutorial including the option of using the windows driver with NDISwrapper? Available wireless networks are coming under NetworkManager Applet just click. Find More Posts by pixellany. Ask Ubuntu works best with JavaScript enabled.

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