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Itermittent Loss of Wireless 14.04 dual boot on Mac

I'm very new to Ubuntu, but very excited to start learning it. First, I am running Ubuntu 14.04 currently on a mid 2011 MacbookPro on a dual-boot. Most of the questions I'm finding on here are ...
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Ubuntu on Mac 3,1. Typical Trackpad and Wifi Trouble

I am new. 1.9GiB; Intel Core 2 Duo @ 2.2GHz; 64 bit; 155GB disk ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed! I don't quite understand the trackpad fix involving appletouch.ko a la here Other Suggestions welcome. ...
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It is not possible to enable the Wifi

I just intalled Ubuntu in a Mac computer with both systems. In the Mac side, the wifi picks up correctly, but it doesn't in the Ubuntu side. For some reason it doesn't show the enable option.
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Mac wireless keyboard doesn't work in GRUB 2

I have just installed Ubuntu 14.04 and now I cant boot into Mac OSX anymore. I am using the standard wireless keyboard that all Apple computers come with and it doesnt work at all in the grub 2 menu ...
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WiFi Not Working with ubuntu 14.04 dual boot on Mac Mini

I am a novice ubuntu user, and just set up dual boot on mac mini, and I am having the same problem as this guy, but I'm not sure if his solution applies to me, or how to apply it in my case. Wifi ...
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Mac Ubuntu from USB & Install WLAN driver

I have recently installed Ubuntu from my USB-stick on my Mac. Now I have no driver for a wifi-WLAN-connection. I have tried to install "backports-3.12-1" on it. But the program always says that ...
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14.04 - Mac Mini - wireless connects but no Internet

I was able to install 14.04 on a Mac Mini pretty easily. However, (and I have searched for answers, here and other sources), the behavior is as follows: 1) Able to connect to Internet via Ethernet ...
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ubuntu can't detect wifi mac

I have installed ubuntu(12.04.1 LTS) on my mac air 6.1, but it can't detect any wifi. I was told that I should install a network card driver. but I have tried to search on google but i got nothing. ...
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Wireless not working on iMac G4

I have an iMac G4 running Ubuntu 12.4 PPC. When I try to connect to a wifi network, the computer doesn't seem to remember the SSID: # iwconfig wlan0 essid <SSID> # iwconfig ... wlan0 IEEE ...
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Ubuntu boot on mac - Cannot operate wireless keyboard

I installed Ubuntu on my Mac and have a wireless keyboard. I am using rEFIt and do not have access to the wireless keyboard to even boot into Ubuntu. I know this has something to do with the BIOS, but ...
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Mac mini ubuntu 13.10 wifi not working

10 on late 2012 Mac mini from USB drive can't get wifi card working. So many solutions on here but can't seem it get them working, why does it work in LiveUsb 'try ubuntu' mode but not when installed? ...
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external wifi card that supports monitor mode

Does anyone know of an external wifi card that works with Ubuntu (preferably out-of-the-box) and supports monitor mode? I'm running Ubuntu 13.10 on a retina Macbook Pro (64-bit) and the built in card ...
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How to transfer large amount of data from Mac to Ubuntu computer?

I've got a mac laptop from which I want to take all data, and put it on my Ubuntu computer. Since I don't have an external drive, I want to do it directly somehow. I've got the two on the same wifi ...
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New to Ubuntu and can't connect to wifi

I'm pretty much brand new to using Ubuntu and for the life of me I can't figure out how to connect to my wifi network. I have no idea what kind of information I should post. Browsing other similar ...
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can't detect my wifi network ubuntu 13.04

I recently installed ubuntu 13.04 32bit on my iMac (21 inch). I can see some networks, both wep and wpa, but not mine and some others. mine is on channel 13, I think is that the problem. I've tried ...
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Getting Wifi to work on Ubuntu 12.10 for MacBookPro

So I recently installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my MacBookPro and I've tried installing various drivers such as Broadcom STA wireless, however when I install them or at least I think I've installed them, they ...
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WiFi and sound not working and trackpad acting strange on Macbook 5,2 with Ubuntu 12.10

I'm pretty much completely new to Ubuntu but felt like I wanted to explore it to see what all the fuzz was about so I went through the hassle on installing it on a 32gb partition on my mid 2009 ...
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How do i get wireless working on my very new macbook pro 9.2 using Ubuntu 12.10?

I have been trying to figure out how to get my wireless working. I am new with linux but I do consider myself computer savy. I have tried using the official Ubuntu help for this problem but I get to a ...
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Sharing internet between Mac mini (with Ubuntu) and Android

I have an old Mac mini on which I installed Ubuntu. It works quite fine except for few issues. One of the issues is as follows: I used this Mac Mini as a hot-spot for sharing ethernet -> wi-fi ...
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How do you connect to wifi on Mac OS X

When I installed ran Ubuntu 12.10 by live CD on my iMac, it could not connect to a WiFi network. When I click on the wiFi network button on the top bar it does not display any networks at all but I ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 wireless trouble macbook pro

I recently installed ubuntu 12.10 on my Macbook Pro mid 2012 alongside Mountain Lion using rEFIt boot. I am having trouble connecting to wireless network. When I click the internet icon at the top of ...
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My Mac Mini (late 2012) will not show any wireless networks. Ubuntu 12.10

I am fairly new to ubuntu so a step by step answer would be appreciated. My wireless card is Broadcom BCM4331. Thank You. I also have no way to connect to the Internet on it except my original osx ...
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How to get mac mini 3,1 ubuntu 12.10 hooked up to internet? compiling 802.11 Linux STA driver [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to Install Broadcom / STA Wireless card (BCM43XX) I just managed to get ubuntu 12.10 installed (couldn't get 12.04 LTS to work) on my mac mini 3,1 (early 2009) but ...
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Firmware/driver for Broadcom wifi card, PowerBook G4 running Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

This is my first time working with Ubuntu (or Linux), so please be patient. I am running Ubuntu 12.04-powerpc "Precise Pangolin" on a Mac PowerBook G4 with 1.67GHz processor. The firmware/driver for ...
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just downloaded ubuntu on macbook pro and cannot see internet connections available

I am just getting started using ubuntu, and am very unfamiliar with the OS and cannot seem to see my wireless connection under network connections, can someone please help me?
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Installing Ubuntu 12.10 to Mac Mini 2011

I'd like to try installing Ubuntu onto my Mac mini 2011 but I have a few reservations. The b43-fwcutter drivers need to be installed via offline since I can't ethernet. I'm worried if I wipe the OS ...
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Macbook Pro wifi won't work

I opened xdiganose and it told me to go to http://wireless.kernel.org/en/users/Drivers/b43#devicefirmware in order to download and install the wireless driver. I followed the instructions for Ubuntu ...
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Which version of Ubuntu should I install on a macbook pro (intel)?

I already installed Ubuntu 12.04 in my MacBook Pro, And everything worked alright except for the WiFi (it said something about the firmware) and because I'm new in this I couldn't fix it, So my ...
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Macbook Pro 8,1 - wireless interface not showing up

I've installed Ubuntu 11.10 on my Macbook Pro 8,1. Everything went fine and everything installs fine except for the wireless interface. I've installed the b43 module according to these instructions: ...
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New Mac Mini 5,1 wireless & Bluetooth not working

sudo dmidecode -s system-product-name Macmini5,1 I have the newest available Mac Mini at time of this writing. Installation of Ubuntu 11.04 and 11.10 goes ok only bluetooth and wireless is not ...
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Getting Wireless on a MacbookPro4,1 [closed]

I just put Ubuntu on my MacbookPro4,1, but I can't find or connect to any wireless networks. I've tried installing drivers from System -> Administration -> Hardware Drivers, as well as manually ...