I am using an Alienware M11xR2 with i5 processor. My wifi stopped working after update. Its broadcom BCM43224. Pci id is [14e4:4353]. I don't have a wired network connection to use nor do I have a cd of Ubuntu 12.10. Please provide links for packages. Also instructions to install it from home directory. I have tried myself for the past week looking at other questions but the process in other questions goes to the internet. Also I am too tired to search more. I m currently using internet through windows and so can access this page only via this. please help..
Here's what you want to do:
The package file installs the kernel module (that is, the device driver) into the kernel, so that the core system can recognize and use the device. What I think happened is that when you updated your kernel (the kernel-related packages, by default, are
There's a very handy document here (if you haven't seen it already) that has a lot of helpful details about Broadcom chips and Linux.