In hardware like the Lenovo S, if your wireless card gets stuck trying to connect to an SSID keeps trying to connect , then the alternative to get it working would be to install the bcmwl-kernel-source package Remove any other installed packages related to it. The following instructions explain how to extract the required firmware. Worked great on Lubuntu After successful setup of the driver, users new to wireless often report problems like “Error for wireless request “Set Encode” 8B2A: I have that one, but it seems I can’t catch the modems set on a channel above

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Special Case 1 – Uses bcma and brcmsmac driver combination.

Broadcom 43xx wireless devices

RS Dec 19 You could try https: November 6, at 7: You must go to http: Thank you for the easy fix. If your chipset is supported as per above, but doesn’t work, please file a bug following the b43 driver procedure below.

So what you will need after this search is: May 14, at 7: July 25, at After multiple attempts with other recommended solutions, yours worked. This manual is primarily intended for EL6 and EL7. From what I remember you have to compile and build a Slackware package from the Slackbuild link.


All times are GMT That have already worked for me four times it may happen any time you are forcing a shutdown or disconnecting the Wi-Fi. To configure your wireless devices through the terminal I recommend How to connect and disconnect to a network manually in terminal?

I used user ‘bkratz’ solution on http: It worked perfectly on my previous version, but kinux, it is impossible. Back to top STA – No Internet access If you do not have any other means of Internet access on your computer, you can install the bcmwl-kernel-source package from the restricted folder under.

If you’ve already installed it, remove it.

Wireless does not work anymore after software update with Ubuntu Just add ” contrib non-free” to the end of your existing line. When that happens, first check if your card is indeed supported by the STA driver, and to do that, open a terminal window ctrl-alt-t and run.

I’ve been having a nice double-liner: It seems like the firmware files are missing from the Linux drivers? March 30, at 8: Find More Posts by frankbell View Blog.


Broadcom wireless tip – Tried & Tested – Ubuntu MATE Community

June 3, at 6: Knowing what Broadcom Wireless Card you have There are dozens of Broadcom wireless cards and more seem to appear every day. I have a Gateway MT laptop. Depending on EL7 point release or better yet, the kernel version you’re runningsub-set of sed replacements to apply will differ. Find More Posts by onebuck.

See Also Wireless Troubleshooting Guide brooadcom Unfortunately, the wireless card is off whenever I reboot, so I created a instwll with the above two modprobe commands to execute whenever I reboot.

After bc,4311 reboot the system may auto-load a different driver to the one you wanted to use. Make sure your wireless adapter is not disabled. August 26, at 2:

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