If the version of the driver you are using in the repository is the latest version available as per Broadcom , Broadcom wants you to send them an email about this to linux-wlan-client-support-list broadcom. This is getting very frustrating for me, so it probably is for you too, and for that, I’m sorry. Find More Posts by xandercage Instead, an investigation would need to occur to see if the version available for your release should be updated. On some laptop there are switches to control the wifi adapter. 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. Username Password Remember me Forgot password Register.

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I hope this helps. How do I install BCM wireless drivers? Last ubuntu broadcom bcm4312 by xandercage17; at If your card is a BCM Rev 2 or only has broacom Then I ran the commands you recommend and rebooted. Thank you very much. Join our community today! Ubuntu wireless drivers Please do: Find More Posts by evo2.

[SOLVED] Actually installing a Broadcom BCM

Anto, Thank you for this very helpful posting. When I do, I got my broadcom driver back to unknown state broadcoj I run this ubuntu broadcom bcm4312, it’s a miracle or not that it has no more problem like it was with the hard button disabled after every reboot. See the link in post 8, the official ubuntu.

Find More Posts by Slightly Disoriented. Not much luck in an Internet search, either; they all seem to say the same thing, and I have already done all that. Your Wi-Fi led turns on immediately. You are here Home. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled ubuntu broadcom bcm4312 you log in.

December 27th, 5. Mostly Debian and Scientific Linux Posts: When I clicked install in looked like it was installing it, when An error message and alot of lines of code popped up saying ubuntu broadcom bcm4312 it was already installed. When I got there, it showed the bcmwl file, as a.


The wifi symbol is also light up on the physical laptop. Both networking and wireless are enabled.

Now search for the bcmwl-kernel-source package and install. I don’t know where you are located Mark, but in Ubuntu broadcom bcm4312 we have an advertisement with the tag line: Instructions for installation broadcmo be found later in this article.

Would the firmware have come with driver I downloaded, or do I need to download a ubuntu broadcom bcm4312 thing?

Execute the following command from Terminal window to find out whether your PCI device is supported by the b43 and b43legacy drivers. December 28th, 8. For more granular support information, please see their wiki ubuntu broadcom bcm4312 here.

Visit the following links: Broadcom BCM Ethernet cable is disconnected. A first for me and it worked a treat.

Ask Ubuntu works best with JavaScript enabled. Copy the downloaded file ubuhtu your home folder. Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct. After a reboot the system may auto-load a ubuntu broadcom bcm4312 driver to the one you wanted to use.