Que Maravilla de tutorial, bien explicado, clarito. But that’s another topic which doesn’t belong here. To remove them do this: The bcmwl-kernel-source package aims to offer a later version for a given release. I was knocking myself in the head trying to get this to work on an old inspiron I had laying around the workshop. I can’t begin to thank you enough.

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acer – How to install driver for BCM WiFi card on Ubuntu ? – Ask Ubuntu

Dude you really saved my bacon. 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.

Then you spend 25 minutes trying to figure out what the problem is when your trying to install something in a specific folder. Drop the model of whatever card your using that your having trouble with and maybe I, or someone else can help you.


Broadcom 43xx wireless devices

Either way you can always Google for broadcom-wl Which I never use and hardly ever make. Just take your time and enjoy the ride. This cracked it for me on an old Acer Slackware, RedHat, Debian Posts: There is a newer, fixed version available at launchpad that we can try, but lets first make linix if it is indeed the best driver for your card.

I’ve tried multiple times to get WiFi working on this lappy over the past 6 months, this is the first advice that actually worked, thanks! The necessary kernel module is automatically loaded for supported devices. But that’s another topic which doesn’t belong here.

Then you have to download vcm4318 few driver files and check them out for the correct chipset. Broadcom Corporation BCM My WIFI now works.

[SOLVED] Broadcom BCM

If you need to reset your password, click here. Now I have hope again to learn some other stuff about Linux. Visit the following links: Please provide the router manufacturer, model, and firmware version. Dell Inspiron [ Broadcom Diver wont install, please help The sta driver won’t support your card, the native b43 will.


This is simply a script to extract and install the b43legacy driver firmware, maintained by the Ubuntu community.

Nano Receiver Bus Device Troubleshooting Examine the kernel ring buffer dmesg 1 to verify the required firmware files are being loaded by the driver. Find More Posts by Rayman If you bcm4381 having trouble with your wireless network card.

Linux – Wireless Networking This forum is for the discussion of wireless networking in Linux. The installation required finding the bcmwl5. I know this to work for Mepis, and probably Ubuntu also.

It is possible the Ubuntu repositories have the kernel module and you wouldn’t need to use this how-to. I’ve updated the title to be a little more specific. How to bck4318 my problem. Hi, Are you are the previous steps worked well?