Linux – Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux. Troubleshooting Examine the kernel ring buffer dmesg 1 to verify the required firmware files are being loaded by the driver. Broadcom BCM dever wrote: Who knows, but seems to be working for now. I do not think the chipset works with the normal 43xx drivers. Seems that Ubuntu, Fedora, and Mandriva all work flawlessly out of the box, so my gamble might just have paid off. It doesn’t appear to lose connection, but data stops transmitting.

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

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Broadcom bcm card isn’t working by default. Use the switch to turn the wireless radio on 9.

Did this problem not occur in a previous release? If you see the message “Module build for the currently running kernel was skipped since the kernel source for this kernel does not bcm3428 to be installed” then you are missing the appropriate generic linux-header package s.

Using a clean install of the beta Hardy and upgrading I don’t have linuxx problem anymore. Join Date Oct Posts To the other commenters: Your only recourse is to use ndiswrapper with the Windows driver. I did see a Though unloading the modules b44, ssb and then ndiswrapper in that orderthen reloading ndiswrapper, ssb, and b44 works for me.


How do I get Broadcom BCM Wireless working

Is there a more elegant solution than just having a startup script unload and reload the modules? You bcm43288 learn more about bug statuses at https: Find More Posts by lakedude. It is maintained upstream here. Please include only one not both of the following corresponding to which driver series you are filing a report against: And my USB works, as I’m testing out my tablet right now.

The b43, b43legacy, brcmsmac and wl drivers do not support any USB devices. I actually prefer it a lot, it is easier on the eye and can be turned off to me.

I hope this gets resolved before release — Gutsy was the first one where wireless worked decently for me, I’d ljnux to have it broken again. Perhaps this has something to do with the different timing of loading ndiswrapper using this script? Haven’t rebooted yet, though.

Jockey installs a linyx driver for my wireless network adapter. The wifi card persistently works after reboot, so I am very happy. So that was the end of that idea.


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These instructions were originally found here: Please visit this page to hcm4328 all LQ-related cookies. USB and bcm working. I have no problems in Intrepid. Does anyone know if there’s a way to get the full Mbps out of it?

What do you expect to be done in this ticket? This is simply a script to extract and install the b43 driver firmware, maintained by the Ubuntu community. Using Windows’ binary drivers: Reinstall the Broadcom STA wireless driver 8.

Broadcom BCM hey i got an new hp pavilion dv and installed opensuse Next I did a clean reinstall of Ubuntu 8. Email me about changes to this bug report.