For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. Last edited by RPeruzzi; at Thank you so much in advance, Zach Gretzinger. All times are GMT I am willing to try NDISWrapper but am hesitant because somebody with the same card and problem as myself tried it and it didn’t work precisely the reason why I’m here. I’m editing my most recent posting because I found the solution to that final problem.

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Broadcom Corporation Dell Wireless 1390

We started working closely with Broadcom early this year on providing this support, as our customers have been asking for a Linux driver for our cards for a while now. Ask Ubuntu works best with JavaScript enabled.

Install the following packages: Help answer threads with 0 replies. I don’t understand some of the suggestions that were given. If the module exist, remove it and replace with new driver: For Dell wireless card, just search for ‘bcmwl-kernel-source’ in the Software Center and install qireless. But I try it anyway in: Validate you don’t have loaded or built into the kernel the Linux community provided driver for Broadcom hardware. Replacing existing driver with wl.


View LQ Wiki Contributions. However, I can’t connect to the internet through it. Disregard the message below, left in only for reference.

As I said, I will repeat the sequence using the output from uname -R, and report the outcome. If not, here is a method to get the needed firmware without the internet: Linux – Newbie This Linux forum 135 for members that are new to Linux.

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You can verify by using lspci at the command prompt, it should show a Broadcom bcm I believe, for that wireless card. The time now is Linux ununtu available for Dell Wireless cards Christopher Tozzi’s blog from Thursday reminded me of the announcement that I never made: None Link to a FAQ.

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Found the solution on my own. Which is the proper way to get the Dell driver working under Ubuntu This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. I know there are many seemingly duplicates here but so far I haven’t found any other case of this happening.


If those answers do not fully address your question, please ask a new question. It is however impossible to subsequently boot the USB drive afterwards, as it throws a kernel panic booting up. I’m sorry I can’t be of more help but I’m kinda-sorta Linux retarded at the moment. No such file or directory. I purchased RedHat basic service, but after a week of playing one-message-per-day email ping-pong with me they said “Ain’t my job, man”, because RedHat doesn’t supply that driver.

Installing Broadcom Wireless Drivers 47 answers. I don’t know if this question could be of help kbuntu someone else. From the RedHat environment: Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site the association bonus does not count.

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