I can’t seem to figure out the problem. I was connected on a USB Wifi. Join Date Nov Posts The blue icon in my system tray will show that the computer is attempting to establish a connection, then wait between 30 – 45 seconds, then go back to the normal blue icon. I would perhaps re install your drivers which should not take long Do this via a terminal and you should see if anything goes wrong So in a terminal type the following sudo apt-get remove bfwcutter firmware-binstaller then sudo apt-get install bfwcutter firmware-binstaller This should reinstall your wifi driver Alternatively what I have done is install the other broadcom proprietry driver STA This was just as easy again via the terminal Clear out any older files sudo apt-get remove bcmwl-kernel-source sudo apt-get install bcmwl-kernel-source If you are still being prompted for entering your password make sure that you have enabled your pc to remember the password.

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Editing one file and rebooting solved the issue. BB code is On. This question already has an answer here: It must be downloaded and extracted, which can be performed by the firmware-binstallerfirmware-b43legacy-installer or firmware-blpphy-installer packages during their installation.


Let’s answer your questions first – Your card – Code:. Broadcom Corporation BCM For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration.

The relevant driver has built-in logic to probe the actual chip, for example: As a convenience, Ubuntu offers two versions of this driver: However, if you want to do it manually then the instructions are as follows: The system listed it as “device not ready missing firmware “.

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Please include only one not both of the following corresponding to which driver series you are filing a report against: October 9th, 8. External Links Upstream b43 and b43legacy kernel driver http: If so, which one s specifically?

If not already performed, connect the device to your system.


Wireless set-up on SuSE Originally Posted by Inuit-Uprising. All times are GMT Can’t thank you enough!

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Join Date Nov Posts I would perhaps re install your drivers which should not take long Do this via a terminal and you should see if bck4306 goes wrong. I have a Broadcom BCM wireless network card and it failed bck4306 come up. Find More Posts by Inuit-Uprising.

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The following got my card working: I can’t seem to figure out the problem. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. I’m not really all that technical but learnt to use the terminal and follow a linux recipe.

The bcmwl-kernel-source package depends on the linux-headers packages so you may need to first retrieve the appropriate package s from the online repositories. Help answer threads with 0 replies.

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