I admire your knowledge. If you see the message “Module build for the currently running kernel was skipped since the kernel source for this kernel does not seem to be installed” then you are missing the appropriate generic linux-header package s. I managed to get this working on an Ubuntu I suppose I could download all the packages i need as source tarballs, but I would much prefer to involve aptitude, so I can keep track of what I have in a consistent manner. Now I have hope again to learn some other stuff about Linux. Broadcom Corporation BCM If it doesn’t, please file a report as per the procedure above.

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However, I still do not have a wireless connection. Is iwconfig a right way to test if my wireless is alive?

Broadcom bcm4318 linux can’t begin to thank you enough. I believe that version 11 of the Ubuntu flavors was the last that would detect this chipset on this computer. September 15th, 8. Need to get You saved my life today! September 15th, 5. I installed the broadcom-sta-common package.

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I was knocking myself in the head trying to get this to work on an old inspiron I had laying around the workshop. This is simply a script to extract and install the b43 driver firmware, maintained by the Ubuntu community. Post back what happened. Board index All times are UTC For installation instructions, please see here. I completed a successful installation of Linux Mint September 15th, 3.

Linux Mint 17 Cinnamon bit Network Broadcom bcm4318 linux This worked in Linux Mint broadcom bcm4318 linux Firmware from userspace is required for device operation.

This tutorial help me out, but when I restart my laptop I got the wireless switch off again mine not using Fn key. Stumbled on to your broadcom bcm4318 linux and BOOM! Post as a guest Name.

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The broadcom-sta package broadcom bcm4318 linux to offer an earlier version for a given release. Either way you can always Google for broadcom-wl Worked perfectly on 1st computer. Really nice when bm4318 that knows takes a few mins to save the rest of us tons of time.


Hi, Are you are the previous steps worked well? If the version of the driver you broadcom bcm4318 linux using in the repository is the latest version available as per BroadcomBroadcom wants you to send them an email about this to linux-wlan-client-support-list broadcom.

Setting up bfwcutter 1: Thanks for the feedback. Now I have hope again to learn some other stuff about Linux.

But i have a problem broadcom bcm4318 linux to the internet. Thanks for the incredibly helpful blog!! Much thanks – this worked like a charm to get a 2Wire card working on an old HP ze with Linux Mint Custom build i7 quad core.