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help connecting wirelessly lubuntu 12.04

Okay, so you will probably think I'm crazy, but I had so many problems with Windows, I decided to reinstall XP...fat lotta good that did. So I tried lubuntu, not knowing anything about it or ...
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Can't install linux-firmware. Eternal download looping

I'm having problems with the linux-firmware instalation. When i try to update my ubuntu 13.10 64 bit it starts a eternal download loop here: Os pacotes a seguir serão atualizados: linux-firmware 1 ...
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Computer missing firmware?

I have an iMac G5 that I'm looking to install Ubuntu, Kubuntu, etc, and release of Ubuntu on to. Whenever I try to install any version (I've only tried 12.04 and above), I install the OS without ...
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non free firmware

I just installed Lubuntu 13.10. I was able to connect with my wifi device. After the install my computer would not recognize my wireless device CNet model CQU-906. How can I download the correct ...
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Problems with wireless 12.04 firmware install on samsung ativ book 9 plus [duplicate]

I am having trouble with the wireless connection on Ubuntu 12.04. This is the output I get with the command sudo lshw -C network: PCI (sysfs) *-network UNCLAIMED ...
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Detect Network Hardware Non-Free Firmware File

During the installation of Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS on a new computer build and i am getting a message that says "some of your hardware needs non-free firmware files to operate. It says the missing firmware ...
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Dell xps13 Bluetooth disabled in 12.04

I have updated the wifi firmware to 20.0.7.0 on my Dell laptop and now the Bluetooth seems disabled. It says that it is on, but when I enter in Bluetooth settings it says that it is disabled. How can ...
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How do I compile only drivers from kernel source

I have my phone's kernel source and i'm running ubuntu in android. I want to compile drivers to ubuntu but when i'm typing 'make' on driver folder ,I encounter 'make no targets stop' error. help me :D ...
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Firmware 1.79.9 Package Install operation failed

When I tried to update Ubuntu through Update Manager, all other updates are installed. One update was downloaded but not installed. I tried again and again but error cannot be fixed. I get the ...
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How to solve linux-firmware package upgrade problem?

If I do an apt-get upgrade I get the following error: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following packages will be upgraded: ...
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Fail to install “Firmware for Linux kernel drivers” [duplicate]

My computer can not update the Firmware for Linux kernel drivers. Could you please help me with the error below? installArchives() failed: (Reading database ... (Reading database ... 5%% (Reading ...
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How to know what firmware a new Nexus 4 has?

I would like to buy a new Nexus 4 to flash the Ubuntu phone on it. It's written what firmware (Nexus 4 mako occam) the phone should have, but how to find out if I buy it from the store?
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WiFi not turning on says firmware missing ubuntu 12.10

lspci output:: 00:00.0 Host bridge: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] Family 15h (Models 10h-1fh) Processor Root Complex 00:01.0 VGA compatible controller: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI Device 9995 ...
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When I plug my printer the system automatically knows its make and model

Does the systems reads the firmware of the device and knows it behavior features and functions or does Ubuntu have all the device drivers in a database?
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Firmware issues with HVR-950Q

I am trying to install Hauppauge TV Tuner HVR-950Q on a system with Quantal 12.10. I bought one of these cards about a year ago and it worked great. I'm trying to install a 2nd tuner now and I can't ...
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problems with BCM4401-B0 Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

I have been trying to get the wireless on my Dell latitude D520 laptop working for a while now, and all the guides are here are of no help, the solutions i have tried are as follows: -Adding the ...
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sensors-detect didn't detect CPU sensor

I'm trying to get my sensors to work as per the how to, but nothing shows. The 500 lines of my results of running sensors-detect and lshw and so forth are here: http://paste.ubuntu.com/5993742/ I'm ...
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In ubuntu, how to find whether CMOS battery is working or not? [closed]

I want to programatically determine whether CMOS battery is working or not. In my C++ program on linux I want to connect to internet and update system time if CMOS battery is not present or not ...
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Error while dumping ethernet network card BIOS's ROM - RTL8111/8168b

Using this tutorial "Using the PCI sysfs interface to dump the Video BIOS ROM" I tried to repeat the steps for dumping BIOS ROM from the network card. My network card is: polipo@polipo:~$ lspci ...
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firmware incompatibility

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my averatec laptop, 3200 series. On first run, I got a message that said there were difficulties with firmware, and that I should go to a specific net location and ...
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Firmware Bug, try to use APIC500

Whenever I wake my computer out of suspension, I get the following error code. [Firmware Bug]: cpu 1, try to use APIC500 (LUT offset 0) for vector 0x400, but the register is already in use for ...
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How to install Libertas Firmware

I have a case where trying to install the libertas-firmware package results in: The following packages have unmet dependencies: libertas-firmware : Depends: firmware-libertas but it is not ...
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Wireless connections “Device not ready (firmware missing)” 12.04

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 on an old Dell laptop and have been for the last few weeks. Up until now, wireless has functioned fine; however, I got this message after rebooting today. The computer froze ...
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Which iwlwifi firmware for Intel WiFi Link 5100?

After upgrading to 13.04 the wifi usually fails to find a network and after a while the network manager crashes. After some digging it looks like the iwlwifi firmware version for my PC Intel WiFi Link ...
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Dell OM 7.2.1 Linux Repository

I've found this link for Dell firmware update: http://linux.dell.com/repo/hardware/latest/ My laptop: Vostro 3450, platform: Ubuntu 13.04. Should I install/ setup the OMSA and update firmwares from ...
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how can I show host command?

How can I show host command? For EX if I send scan for wlan: sudo iw wlan0 scan its translate to HC/ucode. I want a way to see this HC.
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Wireless is unusably unstable with my D-Link DWA-160 Wi-Fi adapter!

I have a wireless adapter, a D-Link DWA-160, and it's really bad. It gets really hot whenever I'm booted into Linux, and crashes literally once a minute or more during Torrenting, even with reduced ...
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missing firmware for pci-802n in 12.10

have spent several hours trying to figure out how to install this wireless card. Seems it worked out of the box in 9.1 but no longer supported. several tutorials for older distros didn't work. ...
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apparent low color depth on EFI Boot

I am running Ubuntu 13.04 and Mint 14 on a Mac Mini 6,2 (Late 2012) - Intel HD4000. When I boot from the legacy BIOS, I see good colour as it should appear. However, when I boot from the EFI ...
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Where to report a severe bug ? - seems to toast Compaq 8510w hardware

An Ubuntu install smashed my HP Compaq 8510w built-in LCD display and presumably the firmware/BIOS. I did an install a while ago of Lubuntu 12.10 - somewhere in the process, my laptop display started ...
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Option to connect to WiFi disappeared after upgrading

I installed Lubuntu on to my Presario V5000 today off my old 12.04 disk. I installed all the updates then upgraded to 12.10 I was hooked up to an Ethernet cable to update it and before I saw firmware ...
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12.04 Wireless Internet missing firmware

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my Compaq Pesario V2000, however, I am missing te appropriate firmware for wireless access. I am somewhat of a noob to Ubuntu so semi-detail instructions would be ...
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Wifi problems; 'firmware missing'

I have recently installed Ubuntu and have updated it with all of the additional drivers via a Ethernet cable, and I can access the internet via cable, however when I attempt to use the wireless it ...
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Firmware missing and Wi-Fi not working

I put Ubuntu on an Acer Aspire 3690 Laptop (replaced Windows Vista). Everything seems to work fine except the wireless connection. It says FIRMWARE MISSING. It detects that I have a wireless card, so ...
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“Firmware missing” on Ubuntu 12.04

I am new to Ubuntu and things have gone pretty smooth but I am in need of help when it says "Firmware missing" under my Wireless status bar. What do I need to do exactly? I have a CD with my D-Link ...
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How to install Wi-Fi firmware without an ethernet cable

I've recently installed Ubuntu 12.04. I know there are many questions with answers about the "firmware missing" problem. My problem is that I have no way to get to an ethernet cable for I am on a ...
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Installer says I'd need a wireless firmware, but WLAN works without it out of the box

While installing 12.04.01 (Alternate) on a netbook (Samsung N150Plus), Ubuntu informed me that I'd need the firmware brcm/bcm43xx-0.fw. I skipped this step. If I understand this page correctly, the ...
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Bluetooth not working on an Alienware m14x r2

on my alienware m14x r2 laptop with ubuntu 12.04.1 x64, the bluetooth interface is not working. WLAN works fine. I have a dualboot install with ubuntu & win 7 on this laptop. In win 7, the ...
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Acer TravelMate 2480 wireless not working with ubuntu (firmware is missing)

I've just installed 12.04 on my laptop near a Windows XP as second operating system, and the wireless is not working on it. I tried to connect to it, just figured out, what SSID and BSSID are, but ...
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How can I update the firmware on a DWM-156 HSUPA 3.75G USB adapter?

I am using DWM-156 HSUPA 3.75G USB ADAPTER.Its hardware version is A6 and Firmware version is 6.0.0WW.I have purchased the modem one month back.Using this i am not able to receive call or make call. ...
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WIFI problem - it says firmware missing - Ubuntu version 12.04 desktop [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get a Broadcom BCM43XX working? The following is the output of lspci from a terminal: 00:00.0 Host bridge: NVIDIA Corporation MCP79 Host Bridge (rev b1) ...
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Wireless network says no firmware and so I can't connect to the Internet

I am running 12.04 LTS alongside Windows 7. When I boot into Ubuntu, it says that there is no firmware for a wireless network, and it shows "no wireless network" and I can't connect to the Internet. ...
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What does the following dmesg output means?

I am not sure what does this following means:- [ 0.652039] ACPI: Added _OSI(Module Device) [ 0.652044] ACPI: Added _OSI(Processor Device) [ 0.652049] ACPI: Added _OSI(3.0 _SCP Extensions) [ ...
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Where do I get the “ucode” firmware for the Intel Centrino 6205 wireless adapter?

Anyone knows where can I find the iwlwifi-6000g2a-ucode-6.ucode firmware?
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How do I install the firmware on ubuntu 12.04

I have a Dell Latitude D610 and whenever I try to connect to wifi, it says missing firmware. When I open my additional drives icon, nothing is there. I have rebooted many times. What should I do to ...
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Wireless firmware on late 2011 macbook pro. Can't connect to wireless

I dual booted ubuntu with my macbookpro. When I installed the os it worked fine and the only problem is that i can't connect to wireless. It works fine if i hard wire it but i can't get the right ...
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help with fixing fwts errors log [closed]

Here is an extract of results.log: MTRR validation. Test 1 of 3: Validate the kernel MTRR IOMEM setup. FAILED [MEDIUM] MTRRIncorrectAttr: Test 1, Memory range 0xc0000000 to 0xdfffffff (PCI Bus ...
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E: unable to locate package firmware-b43-installer when i

I am using Acer aspire-5002wlmi laptop and set up a dual boot with Windows XP and Ubuntu 12.04. Wifi is well working in XP but when I start Ubuntu I will get the below error. [ 95.514855] b43-phy0 ...
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Need to install ethernet firmware for Dell PowerEdge 2650 integrated BCM5703 NIC

I have a Dell Poweredge 2650 and I'm trying to install the ethernet firmware/driver. I found this page but I can't figure out how to install it. Their isn't a loader.conf and I would like to avoid ...
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How do I install missing firmware?

I recently let a friend borrow my HP Mini and he put Ubuntu 12.04 on it. I don't know what Ubuntu is and I have no clue how to use it. When I try to connect to wifi it says wireless networks device ...