September 15th, 4. I found the “wireless-info. Originally Posted by Rayman If you are having trouble with your wireless network card. Originally Posted by fingerprint Just thought I’d let you know that the solution you provided work like a dream. Post as a guest Name. Jul 23 ’14 at 2: It is possible the Ubuntu repositories have the kernel module and you wouldn’t need to use this how-to.

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Thanks for the feedback. If it doesn’t work, please file a bug report as per the support article. This is why if your going to be in a linux environment keep it simple.

Find More Posts by fingerprint. This worked in Linux Mint Hi Linda, That’s a completely different chipset from a different manufacturer.

Introduced in Linux 2. Much thanks – this worked like a charm to get a 2Wire card working on an old Hcm4318 ze with Linux Mint I had originally installed the bcmwl kernel source through the additional drivers gui.

Linux/BSD: sharing experiences: HowTo: Enabling Broadcom BCM wireless on Linux Mint

Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. Find More Posts by MangoFresh. Ive been trying to fix this issue all day please help me. You solved my problem.


Please purge the sta bcm4138 package and install the firmware for b43 instead – Code:. Now I have hope again to learn some other stuff about Linux. Troubleshooting Examine the kernel ring buffer dmesg 1 to verify the required firmware files are being loaded by the driver.

How to solve my problem. I was tearing my hair out over this problem! Originally Posted by Rayman If you are having trouble with your wireless network card. linus

Ifconfig bcm43188 wlan0 with no ip. Posted by tangram at Just take your time and enjoy the ride. I probably just saved limux over the next six months 2 or 3 hours of your time total. I did have to follow your procedure on uninstalling the ndiswrapper. Worked on Linux Mint The nice people who develop and package these things probably forgot something simple which I hope will be fixed soon.

Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at linuz end of each chapter. The second is the b43 driver, maintained upstream by the Linux bc,4318 community.


Configure your wireless interface as appropriate. First unload all conflicting drivers this includes removing the driver you’re trying to install: This absolutely solved my problem! If not, run the script again and post back the fresh output. The necessary kernel module is automatically loaded for supported devices.

b43 and b43legacy

The b43, b43legacy, brcmsmac and wl drivers do not support any USB devices. I’ve just tried to retrieve the file and it’s working perfectly.

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