If anyone out there can help please post it here, so that in the future we can help others with this same problem! Thanks for all the help so far. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. The relevant driver has built-in logic to probe the actual chip, for example: To test the driver and remove the need for a computer restart use: The wireless card is listed in “lspci” as:
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Enter the e-mail address of the recipient Add your own personal message: Another helpful note would be that I tried both bcmwl5. The bfwcutter package will need to be installed. Instructions for installation may be found later in this article.
It is important to use this driver and not the other one, I am not sure why the other one did not work it was the one from the HP websiteand also it was important to unzip the entire archive into the windrivers folder, not just the 2 drivers.
If the commands show proper driver for mine it was b43 forwireless BCM chip set.
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Bot to top STA – No Internet access If you do not have any other means of Internet access on your computer, you can install the bcmwl-kernel-source package from the restricted folder under. Find More Posts by OneSeventeen. Find More Posts by furiousn00b. Find More Posts by hoover RedHat 9, SuSE 9. Just add ” contrib non-free” to the end of your existing line.
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For installation instructions, please see here. The first is the firmware-b43legacy-installer package.
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Find More Posts by 0x1d3. May 7th, 3. This is simply a script to extract and install the b43legacy driver firmware, maintained by the Ubuntu community. Join Date Apr Beans 1. Oh my God, it works!
The relevant driver has built-in logic to probe the actual chip, for example: May have to use the Driver Manager.
I have been trying for weeks to get the wireless network card for my HP dv series dvus laptop working, but have been unsuccessful. Join our community today! First unload all conflicting drivers this includes removing the driver you’re trying to install: The aim of Ubuntu is to ensure all card models work automatically with no, or minimal configuration.
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