To find out your current kernel use the command: The time now is Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. In a fresh install of ubuntu If you need firmware, copy brcmfmacsdio.

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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. The necessary kernel module is automatically loaded for supported devices. The b43legacy infrastructure is composed of two parts. No such file or directory” error message. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service.

en/users/Drivers/brcm – Linux Wireless

I poured through all output from lspci -v and there was nothing, and found nothing anywhere else, e. All times are GMT Install the bfwcutter package. This is simply a script to extract and install the b43legacy driver firmware, maintained by ncm4330 Ubuntu community. You are currently viewing LQ as a guest.

As a convenience, Ubuntu offers two versions of this driver: It is maintained upstream here. You said everything was working before under Ubuntu, so there shouldn’t be a hardware problem. As per the Broadcom readme file for driver version 6.


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Does this problem occur with the latest version of Ubuntu? Find More Posts by fixer Once all of the required brodcom is present, if the version of the driver you are using is the latest version available from the Ubuntu repositories, then one would want to e-mail the bdev mailing list following this procedure. If you need firmware, copy brcmfmacsdio. Following is printed on the console: Visit the following links: Wireless card not recognised upgrading from Ubuntu to mint Computer.

Mint contains the application and you loaded the driver. After a reboot the system may auto-load a different driver to the one you wanted to use.

Wireless card not recognised upgrading from Ubuntu to mint

Please provide the router manufacturer, model, and firmware version. Did this problem not occur in a previous release? Instructions to install the package may be found below.


First mount the efi vars into sysfs: The driver is linxu in linux mainline and development is done on the wireless-testing tree, available at:.

The full manufacturer and model of your computer as noted on the sticker of the computer itself. The following instructions explain how to extract the required firmware.

Let Ubuntu NetworkManager Recognize BCM4330 Wireless Interface

The bcmwl-kernel-source package should automatically blacklist the open source drivers so that the STA driver is the only one in use.

Arend van Spriel arend. The first is the firmware-b43legacy-installer package. I wasn’t aware that BB code is On. Back to top b43 – No Internet access If you do not have any other means of Internet access from Ubuntu, then you will have to download the firmware from another computer with Internet access, from an existing OS on another partition, or before you install Ubuntu.