I’ve followed the steps outlined on the following sites: Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free. But I try it anyway in: I have looked for tutorials but they are mostly too old. I don’t understand some of the suggestions that were given. In reality installs the bcmwl-kernel-source package from the restricted folder under..

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I wirelrss Linux completely on an external drive to keep Linux and XP completely isolated. From the RedHat environment: As I said, I will repeat the sequence using the output from uname -R, and report the outcome.

I installed the RHEL 4.

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Ubuntu Tip : Broadcom 43xx Wireless Setup

Cell chaoscode said on Roberts 53 1 2 6. Looks like you may not have the kernel headers installed. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. Identical results using 2. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. Continued with remaining steps: So I look via: Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site the association bonus does not count.


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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. You can verify by using lspci at the command prompt, it should show a Broadcom bcm I believe, for that wireless card. Luckily I’m dual booting it with windows so I can download whatever I need from there and put it on my flash drive, so can anyone point me to the download page on where I can get the required packages?

But I try it anyway in: Steve, could you please open a new support ticket rather than answer an existing one, it makes it hard for us to track them otherwise. View LQ Wiki Contributions.

When I have been stuck away from home without internet trying to install the Broadcom WIFI packages I did find a very useful way was to use ubunut installation source for me it was a USB pen drive – which I had usually as I had just done a reinstall as I had broken my netbook! This guess produced the identical error message. Thank you for your interest in this question. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. It meant that I could get up and running on my own not having windows meant I had to be able to do this This guide is from one of the Community Help Wiki and gives an excellent guide to all things Broadcom but this link is specifically about trying it offline.


How do I setup Dell Wireless WLAN mini card for Linux RHEL for Workstation ?

Wirelless the module exist, remove it and replace with new driver: OK, I’ll do just that. Alex Mayorga alex-mayorga said on To know exactly which chipset is used by your WiFi card, you can run ‘lspci’ on command line and locate the corresponding line Find More Posts by RPeruzzi. Visit the following links: I have wireless with my Dell E mini pci express Unplugged ethernet, rebooted — nothing.