I would like to install the latest version of the Broadcom wireless driver (hybrid-portsrc_x86_64-v5_100_82_38). I'm using Ubuntu 10.04 (Linux kernel: 2.6.32-33-generic). According to the
lspci command, my network controller is "Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4311 802.11b/g WLAN".
I found the Linux driver of BCM4311 at http://www.broadcom.com/support/802.11/linux_sta.php. Then, I followed the instructions at
http://www.broadcom.com/docs/linux_sta/README.txt to install
Specifically, I removed all of the existing
Then, I built the module and loaded it. All of the
insmod finish without reporting any problems. And, the
lsmod command shows
wl module. But, my network manager doesn't show any wireless
The following is the output of the
lspci -n | grep 14e4 command on my machine:
09:00.0 0200: 14e4:1673 (rev 02) 0c:00.0 0280: 14e4:4311 (rev 01)
The following is the output of
sudo lshw -C network:
*-network UNCLAIMED description: Network controller product: BCM4311 802.11b/g WLAN vendor: Broadcom Corporation physical id: 0 bus info: pci@0000:0c:00.0 version: 01 width: 32 bits clock: 33MHz capabilities: pm msi pciexpress bus_master cap_list configuration: latency=0 resources: memory:f6cfc000-f6cfffff
How can I troubleshoot my problem with the latest version of the Broadcom driver?