As a result of this effort, Broadcom released an updated Linux wireless driver that supports cards based on the Broadcom , , , and chipset s, which include the Dell , , , , and Wireless cards. Second, in order to install your wireless card, you’ll have to provide more info about it, ’cause “Dell Wireless ” is not what you’re looking for, it’s only Dell’s product ID. Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct. Installing Broadcom Wireless Drivers 47 answers. Had you read my first two posts in this thread, you’d have had it installed a week ago. However I wanted to add these steps if the steps already given didn’t work you could also use the steps in the link below which was what I did.

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INSTALLING Dell Wireless 1397 WLAN Mini-Card , UBUNTU

This should get me up and running. Module wl not found.

Yes, I should’ve been more clear: Linux driver support is now available to Dell-branded wireless cards. ELsmp With that, after a couple of false starts, I figured out how to follow all the rest of the steps.

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As it is explained wirelesz. Invalid module format I was check the dmesg output and it say this: We started working closely with Broadcom early this year on providing this support, as our customers have been asking for a Linux driver for our cards for a while now. Are you able to connect to the internet to get the package?


From the RedHat environment: Search this Thread Advanced Search. Can someone point me to a sequence of newbie-level instructions to find, download and install the proper WLAN driver?

I know there are many seemingly duplicates here but so far I haven’t found any other case of this happening. I don’t know if this question could be of help for someone else. If you don’t, report back, and we’ll see how we cad be of assistance.

Build the LKM, i. I’ve written off the hardware in question, having dropped too many hours trying the linux solution to no avail.

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

Where should I have looked for the answer on my own? Best regards, Bob P. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. Linux is basically working but with some sore spots — including the wireless LAN. Since I had always some problems in installing my Dell wireless driver on linuxUbuntu; I have decided to put it here the method I used for mine.

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I have a BCM and with the b43 I could not get over about 4. Second, in order to install your wireless card, you’ll have to provide more info about it, ’cause “Dell Wireless ” is not what you’re looking for, it’s only Dell’s product ID. Thanks for your response. Which is the proper way to get the Dell driver working under Ubuntu dell wireless 1397 wlan mini card linux Wireeless so, please do: By continuing wlqn use this website, you agree to their use.

I don’t woreless some of the suggestions that were given. I do need however a definitive answer: For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the wifeless knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. I purchased RedHat basic service, but dell wireless 1397 wlan mini card linux a week of playing one-message-per-day email ping-pong with me they said “Ain’t my job, man”, because RedHat doesn’t supply that driver.