Originally Posted by tommcd From terminal run “ndiswrapper -l” to see if the driver is loaded. Under windows in the exact same spot on the exact same websites I pull 54 kilobytes per second. BB code is On. On your CD for the wireless device. For me it is much slower doing connections to my various networks. Find More Posts by Lenard.

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Disabled in Debian 2. Slackware This Forum is for the discussion of Slackware Linux. The broadcom-sta package aims to offer an earlier version for a given release. If it doesn’t, please file a report as per the procedure above.

Find Kinux Posts by BCarey. Also have a Dell Latitude D The following got my card working:. All times are GMT You are currently viewing LQ as a guest.

Broadcom BCM wireless adapter is there but it doesn’t work

Copy the downloaded file to your home folder. Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. Having a problem logging in? I use my wireless card.


I’ve done a fresh install of Natty See Also Wireless Troubleshooting Guide https: Identifying Your Broadcom BCM43xx Chipset With this information, you may assess what drivers are supported for your card, and how to switch to a different driver from the instructions below.

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.

April 8th, 1. Everything worked fine after I’ve installed bfwcutter and firmware-b43legacy-installer.

Page History Login to edit. No such file or directory” error message. Originally Posted by tommcd. You just need to get the module loaded.

However, if you want to do it manually then the instructions are as follows: Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free. If necessary, firmware can be manually acquired and extracted using the bfwcutter utility, see http: Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in.


Then I’ve removed firmware-binstaller and installed firmware-b43legacy-installer. How to configure Broadcom BCm The system listed it as “device not ready missing firmware “.

When satisfied, the relevant Broadcom proprietary driver will be acquired, the firmware within will be extracted and installed.

All times are GMT You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. Not sure how to report this issue, but I think it’s a problem with the firmware installer package.

Broadcom 43xx wireless devices

Well I disabled the Sound all together. My first try was firmware-binstaller but after configuration a the installer sent a message saying that an unsupported B43 device was found. Last edited by ovais; at