Find More Posts by XavierP. I understand the concept of opening a terminal and writing commands, from previous forums, but none of what I try seems to work. Find More Posts by smallpond. 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 first is the firmware-binstaller package. Originally Posted by ardvark71 Hi Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies.

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BB code is On. Did this problem not occur in a previous release? In the above case the hardware wifi switch has turned off the wifi. Visit the following links: Originally Posted by smallpond Put the Broadcom code and the bfwcutter rpm on a thumb drive, mount it and copy it to your netbook. That might be helpful.

You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. Find More Posts by ardvark You need to somehow get bfwcutter installed on your system. If you see the message “Module build for the currently running kernel was skipped since the kernel source for this kernel does not seem to be installed” then you are missing the appropriate generic linux-header package s. Does this problem occur with the latest version of Ubuntu? In the terminal, as a root user, I typed: With that said, we can guarantee compilation of only the latest driver and kernel s.


Post as a guest Name. Broadcom BCM wireless not working in Debian. This is where the instructions for EL6 and EL7 part ways. Install the bfwcutter package. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in.

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Back to top b43 – No Internet access If you do not have any other means of Internet access from Ubuntu, then you will have to download the firmware from another computer with Internet access, from an existing OS on another partition, or before you install Ubuntu. Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. If you can have the internet access via an ethernet cable you can just install the b43 firmware sudo apt-get install firmware-binstaller and then load up the b43 module via sudo modprobe b43 Now you should have wireless working.

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To unload and blacklist: If so, which one s specifically? Find More Posts by pixellany.

You can see the state of these switches by typing “rfkill list” in the console terminal. Sign up using Facebook.

Regulatory domain changed bcmm4312 country: To find out your current kernel use the command: However, if you want to do it manually then the instructions are as follows: Broadcom Corporation BCM Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. If you need to reset your password, click here. Hunk 7 succeeded at offset 3 lines.