The first makes sure that the sta driver is in place, the second and third blacklist the two drivers brcmsmac and bcma which clash with the correct sta driver. 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. After an hour reading various posts on how to get Ubuntu Linux wireless working, I found your post. March 6, at 8: This is what I get on Terminal: Back to top b43 – No Internet access If you do not have any other means of Internet access from Ubuntu, then you will have to download the firmware from another computer with Internet access, from an existing OS on another partition, or before you install Ubuntu. On other cases looking for and installing the latest Linux Firmware would solve the issue.
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In it, please ensure all of the below is provided if missing: Wow, thanks for that lightning fast response. Then ndiswrapper will not be started because uubntu does not know the wireless card exists.
Then you probably are lacking the firmware for the broadcom card. Installing Windows drivers with NdisWrapper.
Now it’s working wirelessly. The sudo modprobe b43 does not respond. 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.
See full activity log. The sudo modprobe b43 command just sits there and does nothing at all.
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How do Bc9m4311 get past that? Wireless LAN Soft blocked: This is a case scenario that also repeats in other cases, so a proper evaluation of the network equipment would help a lot.
November 15, at 6: Lots of people see “Broadcom” and jump on this but it’s not compatible with the which is newer. I tried rfkill list: Either solving minor problems that were happening with a working card or making the card work for the first time.
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I hve receive Ubuntu 8. You can check it by running: If it doesn’t work, please file a bug report as per the support article. Just go to Network Jbuntu The network icon on the top panel. HiI used the same wireless card as your on my acer laptop z using Ubuntu 7.
[ubuntu] Proprietary Broadcom Driver for BCMMCG
Subscribe to get the latest Linux news and how to guides directly on your e-mail! Found that bcm43xx was already a blacklisted module by default 3. Did steps, worked for 14e4: I’m not sure whether the guys responsible for packages would get to see this. To install firmware-binstaller offline see this answer. Linux Firmware Update On other cases looking for and installing the latest Linux Firmware would solve the issue.
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You are commenting using your Facebook account. The first is the firmware-b43legacy-installer package. Twitter Facebook Google Email. Others simply turned the WiFi switch on their laptops off and then on ubunth Physical switch available on this laptops.