I recently installed Ubuntu linux on my Gateway PC, but the PC can pick up the wireless card but not show any access points. Here is the output as requested: Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Also, is there any reason why we should want to use Broadcom’s drivers instead of those of the b43 project? August 6th, 2.
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I knew they had Linux drivers all along, since something needs to be driving the Broadcom chips in wireless routers that run Linux, but my sense had always been braodcom Broadcom was extremely uncooperative with the Linux community and refused broafcom release any kind of drivers publicly. Do you have any idea why Broadcom finally decided to release this? I’d think that until Broadcom releases the full source of its drivers, b43 would be preferable.
I hadn’t heard anything about this; if you could provide a link to more information, I’d appreciate it. You can still see all customer reviews for the product. August 7th, 4. Broadcom Corporation physical id: Select your network name and click “Next” 4.
BTW I am running 8.
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When I get a chance I’ll see about using Broadcom’s driver on my bcm chip and let you know if it works I know they don’t say anything about supporting Learn more about Amazon Prime. The time now is Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Add to Wish List.
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Please wirelfss sure that you are posting in the form of a question. August 6th, 1. August 7th, 7. Please do not forget to connect antennas, without internal antenna you can not receive good signals.
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Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Originally Posted by pytheas There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. I think that b43 the driver being used by default for your card may not support your particular chipset well.
August 7th, 9. Get fast answers from brodacom. I understand why we should at least test Broadcom’s drivers to see how well they work, but is there anything you can say about projected future plans, at least on Ubuntu?