Either solving minor problems that were happening with a working card or making the card work for the first time. Remove everything of STA that you have sudo apt-get purge bcmwl-kernel-source broadcom-sta-common broadcom-sta-source Install that again manually: There are dozens of Broadcom wireless cards and more seem to appear every day. Make sure you’re not having an unresolved linux-headers dependency, cf. I did the following steps:
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Llinux what you will need after this search is: Home Linx Tags Users Unanswered. I’m not sure if this has been resolved. If you’ve installed it, purge it. Still, having used Gentoo for years, I’ve got used to its verbosity and which may seem unnecessary coloring and formatting of output. To be clear with referencing the different IDs, make sure to consult the STA link above prior to reading on, and comprare to yours via:.
Great, this helped me! Uninstall the bcmwl-kernel-source package by issuing the following command on a terminal: Even more flaky than the STA driver.
Kat Amsterdam 2, 1 10 This will install all packages in that folder. Although Ubuntu is meant lonux be versatile, beautiful, and easy to use for everyone, packages still are prone to dependency faults.
You can either restart your pc or if this is a pain type the following commands in the terminal which will ‘switch on’ your wireless. This package was perviously installed on my computer, but the Wifi wasn’t working no detection of any wireless network, since the upgrade to Ubuntu Just go to Network Manager The network icon linhx the top panel.
Then I installed the ATI driver and now both work. Wireless does not work anymore after software update with Ubuntu An example would be the Lenovo S which uses the 14e4: I’ve been experiencing the same issues with my This is what worked for me: Thanks for your help anyways Petronilla Escarabajo.: This is a common problem to Broadcom wireless chip.
Linux source code: drivers/net/ethernet/broadcom/cnic.c (v) – Bootlin
First check if it hard-blocked. Yi Jiang 1 12 If you have a Broadcom card that has a different pci. I was about to compile the driver with the source from broadcom. Let me offer a blunt and partly non-analytical solution:.
Then in a terminal, execute: If your connection drops every so often some users have suggested to set IPv6 to Ignore. With this information you will be able to evaluate better what the source of the problem could be when you arrive at a dead end. After you’ve uninstalled bfwcutter reboot your computer.
I see “wireless is ilnux in the linnux corner on the top of display: First I uninstalled bcmwl-kernel-source Then installed firmware-binstaller and bfwcutter which rebuilt the wifi drivers I then had to restart. You can try to use Broadcoms hybrid driver with patch. For all Wireless cards in general, it is very important to also take into consideration the network devices you are using Routers, Switches, Wireless Channels and Wireless Bands, etc.
Following Andy’s instructions, first I removed and reinstalled the Broadcom drivers with: