I do not understand any of it. Ask Ubuntu works best with JavaScript enabled. All times are GMT Install the bfwcutter package. All the information I’ve obtained has been from users with the same problem, on older versions of Ubuntu As a convenience, Ubuntu offers two versions of this driver: Linux – Wireless Networking This forum is for the discussion of wireless networking in Linux.

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Ubuntu gnome-nettool Edit question Assignee: If your chipset is supported as per above, but doesn’t work, please file a bug following the b43 driver procedure below. deell

Please include only one not both of the following corresponding to which driver series you are filing a report against: I wanted to try out ubuntu so that I further my knowledge with software.

I do not understand deell of it.

I have not been able to get the wireless to work with Suse or Ubuntu. That was literally all I did Did this problem not occur in a previous release? The full manufacturer and model of your computer as noted on the sticker of the computer itself.



Are you able to connect to the internet to get the package? It is maintained upstream here. However, the first line fails as I said in the question, I couldn’t boot the corrupted image so I recreated the USB drive and so does the second one E: Join our community today!

By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. Last edited by Smerpette; at The time now is I don’t know drll this question could be of help for someone else. If dekl, here is a method to get the needed firmware without the internet: This question already has an answer here: Just figured it out If those answers do not fully address your question, please ask a new question.

If you wish to permanently use the open source drivers then remove the bcmwl-kernel-source package: Dell Device 01f8 Capabilities: Unable to locate package linux-firmware-nonfree. If the version of the driver you are using in the repository is an older version than that available from Broadcom, then contacting them would not apply.

If, for some reason, apt-get is unable to locate the package, I suggest you use the second method I linked. I have a new laptop now and am having trouble with the wireless.


[SOLVED] Ubuntu won’t connect to Dell Wireless WLAN MiniCard

Are you new to LinuxQuestions. I tried playing around with the driver in Ubuntu but found nothing.

Make sure you have the linux-headers dll that matches your current kernel version, plus the appropriate generic header packages so that they are automatically updated on a kernel upgrade.

I know there are many seemingly duplicates here but so far I haven’t found any other case of this happening. As per the Broadcom readme file for driver version 6.

Ubuntu Wireless Problem… “device not ready (firmware missing)” Dell Wireless 1395 WLAN mini-card

There is an Ubuntu iptables how to here. The second is the b43 driver, maintained upstream by the Linux kernel community.

External Links Upstream b43 and b43legacy kernel driver http: