Are you new to LinuxQuestions. I wonder if other than defaults should be used for configuring the WLAN, and if so, where do I find the right parameters for it. Connect you D via a wired connection. ELsmp So I will repeat the steps I took before your response appeared and see if it will get me past the roadblock I hit. Just starting out and have a question? Many thanks to farslayer, by the way,for previous help.

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Found the solution on my own. But but it finishes activating, wifeless pop-up disappears and it appears to be active in the Network Device Control window. Build the LKM, i. Linux is basically working but with some sore spots — including the wireless LAN. Connect you D via a wired connection.

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You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. When I rebooted, the “new” driver hardware was found and I configured it using all defaults. Find More Posts by farslayer. Worked like a charm. This driver is included in the Ubuntu 8. Replacing existing driver with wl. Thank you for your interest in this question.

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I installed the RHEL 4. But I 15005 it anyway in: As a result of this effort, Broadcom released an updated Linux wireless driver that supports cards based on the Broadcom,and chipset s, which include the Dell, and Wireless cards. Many thanks to farslayer, wwireless the way,for previous help. From the RedHat environment: Linux – Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.

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Thanks for your response. ELsmp With that, after a couple of false starts, I figured out how to follow all the rest of the steps.

BB code is On. I have a dell laptop with at liunx wireless wlan mini-card driver, when I installed Ubuntu side by side with Win7 I assume it was missing a wireless driver since that’s what it said. If you need to reset your password, click here. I’ve downloaded and un-tarred the package.


Error for wireless request “Set Encode” 8B2A: Details are enough for me to follow. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered.

Ubuntu Tip : Broadcom 43xx Wireless Setup

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