Make sure you do the update and upgrade before though. The module should be loaded automatically if your card is recognized. Especially here where instead of getting answers you get more questions. I do not have access to an ethernet connection on this dell desktop, but I do have a connection on a laptop, and I can download and transfer any files that I need to with that. Broadcom bcm airforce one 54g, can’t connect to WiFi Ask Question. I placed the bcmwl5.

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I think that the native Linux driver is not yet up to speed so unfortunately we’ll have to depend on ndiswrapper for now Post Your Answer Discard By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies.

Drop px model of whatever card your using that your having trouble with and maybe I, or someone else can help you.

Especially here where instead of getting oen you get more questions. I did not write this, this was taken from another part of this forum.

Find More Posts by Oper8or. Linux – Wireless Networking This forum is for the discussion of wireless networking in Linux. This really helped me.


Re: Problems with WPA2/AES and Broadcom BCM4318 (AirForce One 54g)

I tried about 50 different methods to get the g-d wifi working, and finally did using the below: You can fix wifi problems using two methods: By joining our community you will have sp ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features.

Probably works on all of the distro’s but I’m not an expert. July 6th, 4. July 6th, 1.

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For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. I’d already gone through the NDIS instructions, which didn’t work like they did in Which make it a whole lot easier to set up the internet. 45g

If you took parts of your answer from elsewhere, please give attribution. Figure out what model you are using so you can solve the problem. Now I know that some drivers for these unsupported devices work better than others. Your hardware will not work without the firmware.

Re: Problems with WPA2/AES and Broadcom BCM (AirForce One 54g)

The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required: Find More Posts by fingerprint. Anyway, see below for what worked for me. July 6th, 2. Having a problem logging in?


Join our community today! I have an old Aspire Acer machine, that ran windows and I am turning it into a Debian linux machine airfore play on.

If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. It still doesn’t work. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. Instead of using ndiswrapper or ndisinstaller I decided to try ndisgtk since none of the previous attempts were successful and no one had already suggested it.

Problems with WPA2/AES and Broadcom BCM4318 (AirForce One 54g)

To use insmod I have to specify each individual file and I find that very confusing. Should I try to get something else now that I iarforce a connection, or is what I have going to be sufficient? In order to find the correct chipset, you have to log into Windows and find it in the device manager.

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