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. Broadcom Diver wont install, please help When I took out my USB adaptor and typed in those codes and then restarted, it didnt have the broadcom option anymore, but them when i did plug in the usb the broadcom option did come back up, but still wouldn’t let me connect to it. If you’re struggling with this I suggest reading some beginner material on Linux. This is a 64 bit install. Usually, Linux doesn’t need a reboot for this sort of stuff, but maybe that’s what was needed.

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This worked in Linux Mint Permission denied I entered the command starting with “gksu”, but I’m fairly new to Debian longtime Ubuntu user and I have the feeling I’m just not understanding something with permissions.

I believe you have the correct driver for your device. I am working on it for over a week now I am retired and Broxdcom finally found this blog and was very thrilled that when Cebian give in the lspci command my machine HP DV,dvnr comes up with exactly the same parameters as tangram is showing.


September 16th, 9. This post is by far the best way to fix it. Removed from Linux at 2.

Page 1 of 2. I later installed the b43w cutter and installer with no luck. Run this at your own risk. I found the “wireless-info. Originally Posted by Jim44 [ Broadcom Corporation BCM Tangram, Thanks for the fast reaction!! Usually, Linux doesn’t need a reboot for this sort of stuff, but maybe that’s what was needed.

Never had much time for it. Then, I get ” ” I’m a newbie and just cannot make this out.

Debian User Forums • View topic – HOWTO: Broadcom BCM [AirForce One 54g] g Wireless

Thank you very much! Originally Posted by frankbell Sorry for missing the reference in your subject line. Very new to Linux. Copy the downloaded file to your home folder. I am a super Linux novice. Having a problem logging in? Search the repositories and Ubuntu’s wiki. After downloading open a terminal window and use the cd command to change directories. As rboadcom the Broadcom readme file for driver version 6.


Wicd might be worth a try; I prefer it to gnome-network-manager myself. Sunday, March 18, HowTo: Being an Intel chipset from circa I’m sure it’s pretty well supported in Linux kernel. Broadcpm I have a wlan0, debiam I can’t do anything with it.

This is simply a script to extract and install the b43legacy driver firmware, maintained by the Ubuntu community. View LQ Wiki Contributions. I merely had to open my eyes and see. Does this problem occur with the latest version of Ubuntu?


I haven’t used Mint ever since so can’t provide any 438. Next, download and install the bcm43xx-fwcutter. I could install the b fwcutter, no problem.

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