I was connected on a USB Wifi. Originally Posted by TroN Wicd says no wireless network found. The time now is Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. When the Ubuntu Software Centre opens I have downloaded bcm43xx-fwcutter

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April 06, On one of my computers, simply installing wicd was enough to wake up the Broadcom chip, but I can’t remember what chipset it corpkration using and can’t access it right now. I did notice that the list of supported cards in the description in the Additional Drivers window didn’t include the You are logged into reality as ‘root’ logging in as ‘insane’ is the only safe option.

Done Reading extended state information Initializing package states The bfwcutter package will need to be installed. Installing Windows drivers with NdisWrapper. Share your knowledge at the LQ Wiki. I was connected on a USB Wifi.


After searching and searching and searching for an offline solution — and one that’s easy for a newbie to follow — I tried yours and I now have Ubuntu Find More Posts by goumba. If you wish to permanently use the open source drivers then remove the bcmwl-kernel-source package: Page History Login to edit.

I’m downloading with the Windows installer. August 07, Please post their response to your report. bcm436

An Internet connection is required. All times are GMT No command ‘grp’ found, but there are 16 similar ones grp: Linux – Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux. Open a new Terminal and use bfwcutter to extract and install the firmware: When the Ubuntu Software Centre opens In a terminal run Code: I have a Broadcom BCM wireless network card and it failed to come up.

If it is not in the man pages or the how-to’s this is the place! As a convenience, Ubuntu offers two versions of this driver: To be sure that you coropration, post the output of: How do you get the Broadcom BCM wireless card working? Broadcom BCM impressive Varun!


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On that link you posted It didn’t say for Ubuntu I haven’t corpration command lines since CPM years ago. Last edited by tommcd; at If you’d like to contribute content, let us know.

On your CD for the wireless device. If you need to reset your password, click here.