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Broadcom 43xx wireless devices

Exactly – there are a few commands in the linked thread that are unnecessary and could even introduce unneeded complications. Removed from Linux at 2. In the meantime I’ve found some mentioning that that specific NIC should work with b43 but cannot try it out for myself.

When satisfied, the relevant Broadcom proprietary driver will be acquired, the firmware within will be extracted and installed. I hope this helps somebody.

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That thread is 4 years old. I have a Broadcom card and the wiki instructions have always worked fine for me.


By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service. Switch wireless on and the wait. Ask Ubuntu works best with JavaScript enabled. All brozdcom are GMT If you haven’t it, you must install a synaptic package manager from Ubuntu software center search “bcm” inside synaptic package manager mark for installation “bfwcutter”, “firmware-binstaller” or “firmware-blpphy-installer” if you have a broadcom lpphy 4321″firmware-b43legacy-installer” and apply, no restart needed.

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

Enable Bluetooth coexistance default on int ifconfig Its not showing any Wireless drivers Code: How could I make it working. By joining our community you will have the ability to post nroadcom, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features.

Firmware is not packaged by the Debian Project. Got it working by downloading the precompiled driver from Broadcaom site. No scan results anymore with Broadcom BCM Tags debiandriver broadcm, wireless Thread Tools. The b43, b43legacy, brcmsmac and wl drivers do not support any USB devices.


The relevant driver has built-in logic to probe the actual chip, for example: I followed the Medieval ‘s stepsbut for me it was incomplete.

The driver is there but you still need the firmware. See the recent thread started by LQ member “kamon”. Broadcom Corporation BCM Then up in the menu desktop, I clicked Enable Wireless. Thomas Boxley 1, 2 23 Are you new to LinuxQuestions. NDISwrapper This should only be used as a last resort, if the device is not supported by Linux kernel drivers e. What should I do? On behalf of someone in the broacom, thank you, past you, for writing this down. Restart To me it’s the easiest way.

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