That and I cannot find the actual config file for the wlan or the sound in Suse They have hidden it it seems. Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter. I’m not really all that technical but learnt to use the terminal and follow a linux recipe. Once all of the required information 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. Find More Posts by sjr.

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Install the wireless utilities download a binary of the ndiswrapper, or get the source for it, if you go the source route, make sure you also have the kernel source. Bbcm think I am having a problem with my sound conflicting with my wlan.

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To test the driver and remove the need for a computer restart use: I use my wireless card. Results 1 to 8 of 8.



Even if they don’t admit it. Fri Apr 03, 1: Having bck problem installing a new program? Oh, you might need to hit the “turn wireless one” hotkey Fn-F2 for it to work.

I thought association was handled by the hardware and I could not affect it? Visit bc following links: Back to top STA – No Internet access If you do not have any other means of Internet access on your computer, you can install the bcmwl-kernel-source package from the restricted folder under.

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Fixing that straightened things out. I connect with WEP 64 bit. I managed to mess up one of the settings — I think it was authentication mode — so that I couldn’t reliably connect anymore at home. That got me connected and online. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in.

Well I disabled the Sound all together. The broadcom-sta package aims to offer an earlier version for a given release.

I am getting an error that association took too long. I do not know if that makes a difference or not.


Broadcom 43xx wireless devices

The first is the firmware-b43legacy-installer package. Wed Apr 08, Check all gcm settings that YaST allows — one of the settings asks for the “module” name; enter “ndiswrapper”.

As a convenience, Ubuntu offers two versions of this driver: So what is going wrong here?

I’ve never experienced this with any of bc other systems, and the only real difference is that they are 64bit and this is i Identifying Your Broadcom BCM43xx Chipset With this information, you may assess what drivers are supported for your card, and how to switch to a different driver from the instructions below. Instead, an investigation would need to occur to see if the version available for your release should be updated.

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If it doesn’t work, please file a bug report as per the support article. Broadcom BCM impressive Varun! All times are GMT