Jules In Network Indicator menu click on edit connections and see if it’s listed there? How to make my Dell wlan minicard work. My problem appears to be that in a machine with both a BCM43xx wireless and BCM44xx wired connection, the driver for the wired connection requires the generic ‘ssb’ module, which grabs the resources needed by both, expecting the final drivers to cooperate with it? So what can I do to do it anyway? However, Unity is not showing an icon for the wireless device, so I am unable to connect to any networks. During installation, Ubuntu
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Puppy Linux Discussion Forum :: View topic – Dell/Intel wireless card in dell laptop
Jules 1 2 After installing the Broadcom STA driver from the Proprietary drivers selection I was able to connect to my wireless network, however the connection repeatedly drops. Email Required, but never shown. It seems that if airmon-ng is required then the Broadcom is not the card for you. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered.
Checking the module aliases in wl shows: Min-card ideas, help or whatever would be appreciated. My problem appears to be that in a machine with both a BCM43xx wireless and BCM44xx wired connection, the driver for the wired connection requires the generic ‘ssb’ module, which grabs the resources needed by both, expecting the final drivers to cooperate with it?
Also a lsmod grep “wlan” search comes up with nothing Dell wireless BCM Ubuntu Any ideas what I need to do to get this working? Unfortunately, broadcom’s ‘wl’ driver which is the driver I had installed does not cooperate in the way it expects; lknux the open-source ‘b43’ driver is capable of doing this.
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Don’t know if you’re still looking for an answer but the answer here I have a laptop whose interface is wlan0 and another which is eth1. I had same problems with Broadcom driver on Lucid and Maverick.
No, the wireless section of the connection editing dialog is muni-card. Again, Thanks in advance. So what can I do to do it anyway?
Are you sure that you activated your Broadcom STA driver?. The additional drivers application shows a green icon and says it is “activated and currently in use”.
If you run the command: To that end, I blacklisted ‘wl’. I’m talking about the icon that’s second from the right in this image: I am running Ubuntu Thanks for the responses.
However, Unity is not showing an icon for the wireless device, so I am unable to connect to any networks.