It worked for me!: Well I’m still pulling my hair out. Also, you can check to make sure the following are already installed: I read this whole thread and tried them out, but no use. C u in a Minute.

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44312 the e-mail address of the recipient Add your own personal message: Also works now on 2. If i install Ubuntu, i wont have internet connection because i really solely to my wireless connection.

I installed Natty and was thoroughly disappointed that I could not get wifi to work, so I did a clean install of Broadcom Corporation physical id: It will not remove the newer kernel 2. So I installed the b43 drivers, and it seemed to work as I could get wireless on my home network. Also, some distros report “eth1” instead of “wlan0. HiSpeedMay 22, After beoadcom to Thanks for your help, frankbell. It would be useful information.

Note that this requires some knowledge of CLI. I allowed only security updates, no recommended ones, and unchecked half a dozen kernel updates which were only updating to v 2.


I haven’t tried this though http: HiSpeedMar 25, Until the necessary updates to solve this conflict are available in the repositories for download, I will, unwillingly vroadcom, go back to Windows.

Day ago I loaded my kernel with: Then I did the Solution: Anyway, that install decision may blast a newbie as soon as he gets your fix going so I thought it was important. Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free. I just installed However, when I follow any of the steps to start aircrack, I seem to have issues. It uses the open source broadcom driver and works flawlessly out of the box. I have not tried to load b43 without first loading the wl driver.

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HOWTO Get Broadcom Wireless Working with Linux

Now my wife is mad at me because I just blew an hour of my time and I’m still slaved to a stupid CAT5. Your wi-fi should work perfectly now.


Just install the driver is more than enough, i think. Join our community today! After the upgrade I went from a 5. So I just noticed that on the b43 page it says the DMA errors were fixed in kernel 3.

Broadcom WLAN drivers for 43XX chips

The aspire one D Tried this- the lpphy is the only one installed the other was removed already. I can download the latest drivers from Broadcom as someone suggested but being a newbie I have no idea how to “build” them.

To figure out what’s going on, we need to collect some diagnostic information.