Leslie Viljoen leslieviljoen on Paste in the two sets of instructions – they will “git clone” the fwcutter and then download and install the firmware After that, reboot and you should be all set! First unload all conflicting drivers this includes removing the driver you’re trying to install: Look at the tree graph to decide which driver you need and then go on to post two. I am experiencing the same problem on the HP Pavilion dvnr with kernel 2.

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kernel – How do I install BCM wireless drivers? – Ask Ubuntu

All times are GMT See full activity log. An Internet connection is required. Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web. Broadcom bcm wireless not detected at all Bug reported by Applegeek on Page History Pinux to edit.

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How would I go about pointing the correct package? Most things seem to be working fine, however my wireless card, Broadcom BCM is not recognized. I have unpacked it, but how to I install it? Are you new to LinuxQuestions.

Paste in the two sets of instructions – bbcm will “git clone” the fwcutter and then download and install the firmware. If necessary, firmware linu be manually acquired and extracted using the bfwcutter utility, see http: For further explanation, I am using Ubuntu 8. Applegeek gromitsprinkles wrote on For installation instructions, please see here. Is there anything I can do to help get this working in Karmic before the release?!

To unload and blacklist: Other bug subscribers Subscribe someone else. Does this problem occur with the latest version of Ubuntu?


Luis Manuel luismanuel wrote on Of couse newer versions Ask Ubuntu works best with Liux enabled. Originally Posted by ardvark Use the terminal Code: Please let us know your results.


NDISwrapper This should only be used as a last resort, if the device is not supported by Linux kernel drivers e. However, after a minute or so connection drops.

Laptop works fine with XP and Broadcom driver. Craig Barnes cjbarnes18 wrote on It is maintained upstream here.

If those answers do not fully address your question, please ask a new question. The broadcom-sta package aims to offer an earlier version for a given release. Hillar 1, 2 10 Comparing your lshw and mine, the only real difference is the bus id. Updated the kernel to 2. Available wireless networks are coming under NetworkManager Applet just click.