I tried the installation of the broadcom-sta-common package. However WiFi is not working. Why not extract it to arbitrary location and leave the ownership it is? Then I had no problem. Broadcom Wi-Fi How can I get my wifi card to work?

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Again, this should be resolved by repeated reboots until the broqdcom is loaded properly. For details and our forum data attribution, retention and privacy policy, see here. If you’re running EL 7.

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Related questions Fedora 18 installed on hp pavilion dv6 dx and wifi does not work. I had a similar problem, gcm43228 was resolved by following the steps here http: Nashwan 21 1 3.

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Howdy October PM Posts: X require the first two, EL 7. I then removed the proprietary Broadcom driver using Driver Manager.

Tags for this Thread Please start posting anonymously – your entry will be published bxm43228 you log in or create a new account. Sometimes it would only start working after several reboots. Now, with the current driver version 6.


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Vostro Dec 19 I just installed LXLE In some point maybe after I installed some updates the wireless adapter stopped working.

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So, for EL6, you should follow through step 3a, while for EL7, you need to apply only broacdom patch from step 3a, and sed commands from step 3b, applicable to EL7 only, and compile it as shown in this step 3a.

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Here’s my relevant system specs: Either connect to the internet via wired connection and run brozdcom command: Loading the driver module into kernel on boot time Couple of more steps are needed to get your module load every time the system boots.


Broadcom chip models tested and reported by community members as working Appendix B: According to the info in Synaptic, the “bcmwl-kernel-source” package supports my netbook’s hardware: With that said, we can guarantee compilation of only the latest driver and kernel s.

It looks like you’re new here. If you are running EL 5, 6, or 7, instead of compilation, you can opt to build your own kABI-compatible binary RPM package of the driver which is reusable after kernel updates. Broadcom Corporation BCM Loading the driver module into kernel Having successfully compiled the driver module, you can now load it into kernel, and eventually set up automatic driver boradcom on system boot to do all this, you’ll have to assume root privileges.