External Links Upstream b43 and b43legacy kernel driver http: If your card number is any of these: Strange as it may be, it worked for me, though you’d be sacrificing certain abilities, especially if you have more than 4GB of RAM. You need to be connected to the internet. When satisfied, the relevant Broadcom proprietary driver will be acquired, the firmware within will be extracted and installed. Open Source Consulting Domain Registration.

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BCM, then type in a Broaddom window: Broadcom Corporation physical id: Easier to read So from the first line: If your card number is any of these:.

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After this operation, 0 B of additional disk space will be used. Subscribe to this blog! After this operation, 5, kB of additional disk space will be used. In it, please ensure all of the below is provided if missing: I still cannot make it work on Ubuntu 12 with Broadcom Email required Address never made public.


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If so, which one s vcm4321 Having a problem logging in? The b43legacy infrastructure is composed of two parts. When I say Yes, it answers: Open a new Terminal and use bfwcutter to extract and install the firmware: Broadcom Corporation BCM Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Notify me of new comments via email.

Anonymous Meerkat March 11, at 6: The bcmwl-kernel-source package should automatically blacklist the open source drivers so that the STA driver is the only one in use. After a reboot the system may auto-load a different driver to the one you wanted to use. This fixed the problem for me. Buf Kaiser September 11, at Is it a laptop? NDISwrapper This should only be used as a last resort, if the device is not supported by Linux kernel drivers e.

Anonymous Meerkat September 9, at As per the Broadcom readme file for driver version 6.

Broadcom Wireless Chipset (BCM4311, BCM4312, BCM4321, and BCM4322) on Ubuntu Karmic.

It could make all the difference from what I’ve researched. The open-source brcmsmac driver for PCIe devices is available from the brcm module of the linux kernel package, maintained upstream by the linux kernel community.


This file contains the names of kernel modules that should be loaded at boot time, one per line. As a convenience, Ubuntu offers two versions of this driver: Basically I did this:. Wellington, New Zealand Distribution: