Find More Posts by frankbell. Partners Support Community Ubuntu. As per the Broadcom readme file for driver version 6. After an hour reading various posts on how to get Ubuntu Linux wireless working, I found your post. So yes, for EL7, skip the ‘sed’ commands. So I just need to download and install that file with nothing else needed?

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The hardware switch is on, it shows up running lspci, but Linux doesn’t see it as a network interface device. The sudo modprobe b43 does not respond.

How to Fix Broadcom BCM4311 Wireless Driver on Ubuntu and Linux Mint

If necessary, firmware can be manually acquired and extracted using the bfwcutter utility, see http: Firmware from userspace is required for device operation. Pepe Barrascout Ortiz says: The time now is Introduced in Linux 2. Typical examples of devices containing firmware are embedded systems such as traffic lights, consumer appliances, remote controls and digital watchescomputers, computer peripherals, bc,4311 phonesand digital cameras.


May 4, at 5: Vostro Dec 19 Please provide the router manufacturer, model, and firmware version. Will now run Ubuntu properly, and Linux Mint from a usb flash vcm4311.

– BCM Wireless Not Working with Drivers Installed – Ask Ubuntu

May 20, at 5: Loading the driver bc4311 into kernel on boot time Appendix A: Join our community today! January 23, at 9: July 25, at 5: Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published.

Originally Posted by onebuck. I hope someone more knowledgeable than I comes into this thread.

Been spending ages looking around for a solution! If you could also tell me step by step it would be appreciated.

Broadcom wireless tip – Tried & Tested – Ubuntu MATE Community

Find More Posts by frankbell. This page is currently maintained by: In layman’s terms, the WiFi card, finds the AP sbut fails to associate it with the driver. Lastly you build, install and use bfwcutter in the command line to extract the firmware from your firmware file. Using Windows’ binary drivers: May 11, at 8: November 8, at 9: December 11, at 9: Internal cards To identify a card that was installed inside your computer prior to purchase, please open a Terminal and execute: The b43 infrastructure is composed of two parts.


August 17, at 8: Wireles the cookie policy here I agree – continue. June 20, at July 21, at 8: After the first command: