If you are having a WiFi issue, please see below on getting this addressed. I did read something about someone having to run the OS on an older kernel. Promote cracked software, or other illegal content. 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. As per the Broadcom readme file for driver version 6.
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OK, I will try to keep the terminal to a minimum because you are new to linux, but trust me it is a wonderful tool once you get used to it. Here is the message that is in the software center box An older version of “linux-firmware-nonfree” is available in your normal software bc4m311.
The open-source brcmsmac driver for PCIe devices is available from the brcm module of the linux kernel package, maintained upstream by the linux kernel community. This package supports the following driver models: Instructions for installation may be found later in this article.
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I’m not exactly a Linux guru. The full manufacturer and model of your computer as noted on the sticker of the computer itself.
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. Make h 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.
First we need to determine if Ubuntu ‘sees’ your wireless card. Version doesn’t really matter here, but if Software Center shows ‘attitude’ figuratively in installing it, change saucy to raring or precise whatever you are using currently.
[SOLVED] WIRELESS NOT WORKING (Broadcom BCM b/g WLAN)
To find out your current kernel use the command: Please provide the router manufacturer, model, and firmware version. Note that your submission may not appear immediately on bcm311 site.
Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. The open-source brcmfmac driver is available from the brcm module of the linux kernel package, maintained upstream by the linux kernel community.
[SOLVED] broadcom bcm b/g wlan driver needed
The first is the firmware-binstaller package. The software manager opens and the install button bvm4311 grayed out. Just for good measure, before rebooting the machine, I also used Synaptic to remove the “broadcom-wl-blacklist” and “dkms-broadcom-wl” files.
February 3rd, 1. After a reboot the system may auto-load a different driver to the one you wanted to use. Login or create an account to post a review. In it, please ensure all of the below is provided if missing: Thank You for Submitting a Reply,!
But after the message saying “No device supporting the bcmwl5 or bcmwl5a ndiswrapper driver is present” and I select OK, another box pops up, it states this: If it doesn’t, please file a report as per the procedure above.