So in any case you need a little piece of the Windows drivers, thanks to Broadcom not caring about Linux users. Type- lspci – then the output should show you the broadcom chipset somewhere through there. Then obtain the Windows drivers and extract in some way the needed. Changed in linux Ubuntu: I have a Compaq notebook with a Broadcom bcm43xx integrated wireless lan Login to Fedora as root. I did confirm that the bcm43xx was blacklisted and removed the blacklist – didn’t work.
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I was able to download and install everything just fine, but I still don’t see any wireless options.
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Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct. Then, as root, run “ndiswrapper -i inffilename. I would appreciate it more than you could imagine So in any case you need a little piece of the Windows drivers, thanks to Broadcom not caring about Linux users.
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Well, Broadcom43xx is a series that does have native Linux drivers bcm43xx and the newer one, b43, though I haven’t used it – I’m fine with bcm43xx.
Use – dir – to make sure the files are there.
Broadcom Bcm43xx Driver In Fedora 8
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To post a comment you must log in. Originally Posted by wraithe. May 1st, 7. Hope this is useful for someone else. Find More Posts by firekid I tried rebooting, and I looked in the network settings to see if I needed to toggle on wireless.
I ran a lspci and it listed that I have this: Find More Posts by tnrooster. Thanks for the help!
Reboot and see if you got wireless. Broadcom Bcm43xx Driver In Fedora 8.
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August 30th, 9. April 27th, 2. Just some system specs: Once it’s done, you can just as well reboot and see if it just works. I did confirm that the bcm43xx was blacklisted and removed the blacklist – didn’t work.