Using Windows’ binary drivers: Originally Posted by ugjka You need to enter into the directory where your downloaded file is http: Also, if you run lshw -C network , what shows up as the driver? First unload all conflicting drivers this includes removing the driver you’re trying to install: As a convenience, Ubuntu offers two versions of this driver: I also found some other things that might be helpful.

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I have, from another computer, downloaded the driver package from Broadcom, and placed it on the desktop of the netbook.

bcm43xx – Debian Wiki

Choose what you need. Just add ” contrib non-free” to the end of your existing line.

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I wanted to make a clean baseline install to another disk, so I swapped them. The only ‘system’ I have is: You can also do it from the command line: Email Required, bdoadcom never shown. You can make sure that you have the correct device mentioned here, by typing in the following command in the Terminal:. What is the output of the terminal command ‘lspci’?


Firmware is not packaged by the Debian Project. I understand the concept of opening a terminal and writing commands, from previous forums, but none of what I try seems to work.

The b43, b43legacy, brcmsmac and wl drivers do not support any USB devices. External Links Upstream b43 and b43legacy kernel driver http: Instructions for installation may be found later in this article.

It will list something like with other stuff: Find More Posts by ugjka View Blog.

Broadcom 43xx wireless devices

Instructions to install the package may be found below. What if I have no way of connecting to the internet other-than wireless.


But the file is on the desktop. To test the driver and remove the need for a computer restart use: Broadcom Corporation BCM I’m not sure what to do.

Update the list of available packages: Originally Posted by smallpond Put the Broadcom code and the bfwcutter rpm on a thumb drive, mount it and copy it to your netbook. Find More Hcm4312 by ugjka. It should be unblocked.

[xubuntu] Looking for a driver for a Broadcom BCM b/g LP-PHY

In the terminal, as a root user, I typed: Please provide the router manufacturer, model, and firmware version. Install the bfwcutter package. However, if you want to do it manually then the instructions are as follows: Broadcom Corporation BCM

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