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Acer Aspire wifi on Broadcom b43 not working

lspci -v 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Mobile 945GSE Express Memory Controller Hub (rev 03) Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Device 022f Flags: bus master, fast devsel, latency 0 ...
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List all kernel settings to get details about installed devices

How can I find out with which settings my kernel was compiled? I would like to understand the concept behind this. I wonder how I can find out which device uses which module. For example: right now, ...
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Is it safe to install kernel 3.6 on ubuntu 14.04

This question might sound stupid but pardon me as i'm still new to linux..but i've been having some problems with my Railink RT3290 Wireless driver and i'm running kubuntu 14.04.i've tried so many ...
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BCM4352 offical dell driver installation problem

I've downloaded dell ubuntu 12.04 drivers and un-tar the package. Then enter the approprite folder to install as specified in first and one answer this question. First i've installed it with double ...
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How to select WNIC and bluetooth drivers

I'm a completely new and yellow Ubuntu user. I installed it yesterday on a old machine (Acer Aspire 3610). During instalation I had a problem - the process was hanging at "bcmwl-kernel-source". I've ...
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kernel panic occured after installing wifi driver

I have exactly this problem. I retype some of it in case link goes offline. I have notebook lenovo E540. I think I'm using 14.04.1 LTS (didn't check) and kernel 3.13.0-35. My wifi stoped working after ...
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WiFi interface doesn't come up

All of sudden, my builtin Wifi interface on the laptop (HP Pavilion dv7, running Ubuntu 12.04, kernel 3.2.0-64-generic) won't come up. # ifconfig wlan0 wlan0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr ...
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Dell Vostro 2520 WiFi not working after Ubuntu 14.04 update

I tried sudo apt-get install --reinstall bcmwl-kernel-source Wireless worked for sometime...but after reboot WiFi stopped again.... Can someone please help... Software center in additional drivers ...
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Installing Wireless Drivers on Yoga 11s

Yoga 11s wifi card drivers are not pre-installed. I have followed numerous instructions online all of which include downloading the same package, unzipping it, making it, sudo make install. A summary ...
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Kernel panic after wifi installation [closed]

after installing ralink WiFi adapter (Digitus DN-7042-1 Rev2 = 148f:7601) following this link: ralink 148f:7601 wifi adaptor installation the system's (Kubuntu 14.04) kernel panics and switches to ...
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Wireless Repeater causing kernel to crash

So my wireless set up is not ideal as far as my location relative to my AP goes. However I recently remembered I had/dug up an Amped Wireless 300N repeater (range extender). I set it up in my living ...
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EDCA do not prioritize the traffic correctly on atheros card

I am trying to make some tests on my Atheros card (3com, 11a/b/g Wireless card, 3CRPPAG175). I observed that for Voice and Video packets the band is divided by half. I expected that Voice will be ...
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Intel AC 7620 No Internet, Still Connected to Network

I bought a new Asus n550jv laptop which has a Intel AC 7620 wireless card inside of it. I installed Arch Linux on it and noticed that I will be connected to my corporate wifi and every once and a ...
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sub par wifi with 12.04 kernel 3.2.0-29 an proprietary RT3290

I have a HP Pavillion 500-203A with RT3290 chipset and simply inserted by own Ubuntu 12.04 disk. I successfully compiled the proprietary drivers according to this guide: ...
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Sierra WWAN Kernel Module Acting Strangely

So a few days ago I installed Zorin OS (basically, Ubuntu with a Windows-like desktop environment) on my grandmother's computer to save it from the slowness of Windows 7. Now, since she uses an ...
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RTL8192su driver compatible with 14.04 running kernel 3.13

I need some help with some older wireless adapters working with Ubuntu 14.04 running kernel 3.13. Trying to install: Linux Driver RTL8192su - This driver supports RealTek rtl8192SU USB Wireless ...
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unblock dell-wifi soft block

rfkill list shows: 0: phy0 Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: yes 1: dell-wifi: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: yes Hard blocked: yes I already ran rfkill unblock all and yet ...
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Wireless Dropping Out Using Intel 7260AC Card (Deauthenticated - Reason 7)

I have recently bought a new laptop and it has an Intel 7260AC wireless card in it. I am getting regular wireless dropouts occurring at no specific interval. AFAIK this only occurs at my house. ...
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How do I administer, test and fix my RTL8192ce wifi card on the command line? It can't connect to router and external sites

I've been using a Realtek RTL8192ce wlan card on Ubuntu 10.04 and Ubuntu 14.04. Previously the built-in kernel module 'rtl8192ce' worked fine. There'd be some occasional, random blips, but I could get ...
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Kernel Panic With Cheap Wi-Fi Usb Adapter

I've just bought a cheap usb wifi adapter from ebay. It is mediatek based, lsusb outputs: Bus 001 Device 003: ID 148f:7601 Ralink Technology, Corp. I'm on 3.13 kernel, and the driver provided in ...
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Kernel panic after installing a driver with ndiswrapper

So during my quest to get TL-WN821N, I got stopped by this problem.. I installed all the ndiswrapper programs with sudo apt-get install. They were, commons, utils-1.9, source, gtk and something else ...
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Ubuntu Precise 12.04 Kernel Headers

Recently, on my installation of Ubuntu Precise 12.04.3 on my Beaglebone Black, while tying to install some Wifi drivers, it says it requires kernel headers. The kernel version is 3.8.13-bone30 (from ...
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HP Pavilion g6. Ubuntu 12.04. Kernel 3.8.0-39. Wifi/bluetooth suddenly stopped working

So, wifi was working fine till yesterday. There's suddenly an issue - I can't even see the "enable wireless" option on the GUI top menu. Here's info: iwconfig gives me this: eth0 no wireless ...
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Unstable Brix Box Control Servers. Advice?

We are running Brix Box control servers that connect to a mesh via a Telegesis dongle and live as minions on a SaltStack that have proven unsteady. I have one on my desk that looks to be having a ...
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Detecting the wireless of an HP z200

I need to get wireless on a laptop to work. HP z200, old stuff. It has something called 801.1i if I remember correctly. I have searched for a solution for a while now. Found this ...
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How does the linux kernel choose which firmware version to load?

I installed the latest firmware for my network card N-7260 from http://wireless.kernel.org/en/users/Drivers/iwlwifi#Firmware. I am using Ubuntu 14.04 with kernel version 3.14.01 from the kernel's team ...
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Minimal CD and wireless network

I downloaded Ubuntu minimal CD and installed it on a USB pen drive. The image boots fine, however when the installer do the network autodetection, only the wired ethernet controller is recognized ...
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Wifi stopped working after kernel panic

Please note: I'm writing this on a J2ME SE Hazel, so I'll make this short, but the spelling nor the styling won't be great. System: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Wubi install on M$ Windows Vista (don't ask why). ...
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Could someone give me the overview for adding to the kernel?

I've built my own kernels in Gentoo before so I'm no novice. I just did the dist-upgrade for xubuntu to 14.04 but alas the new kernel image wont support my Wireless NIC. Thank Goodness I still had ...
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Installing non-pae ubuntu from USB-stick without network

there! I have to install ubuntu on my old laptop(IBM thinkpad T42). When I was trying to install normal desktop version, it said that you must have non-pae kernel version. After that I downloaded ...
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559 views

Installing TP-Link TL-WDN4800 Adapter with Ath9k

I just bought a wireless adapter and am still trying to install its drivers onto Ubuntu. I have looked up ath9k and seen that it is compatible with kernal module ath9k. I'm new to ubuntu and most of ...
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Will a kernel update overwrite my wireless driver from a newer kernel?

i run ubuntu Release 12.04 (precise) 64-bit Kernel Linux 3.2.0-59-generic but I installed the wireless driver from backports-3.13-rc2-1. Now all works well. My question is about the kernel update ...
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Possible to get BCM propietary driver working with bcm4313?

Please forgive me if there's any answer out there and I just haven't found it. I've been reading up on this topic quite a bit (about a week,) google, ubuntu bugs, askubuntu, you name it... have ...
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How do I tell the kernel which driver to use?

My wifi is behaving strangely (not scanning, not connecting to networks) to remedy this I'm trying to install drivers from Intel. The device is an Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6205. The documentation ...
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How to install the drivers for wg311v3 card

While executing the modprobe command to install the drivers for wg311v3 card I get the following error. What is the fix for this? sudo modprobe ndiswrapper <b>FATAL: Error inserting ...
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Kernel panic due to Wi-Fi adapter

I have a Wi-Fi adapter WLAN 802.11a/b/g/n Dual-Band USB Module model 236B from Wistron NeWeb Corp. I had no problem with connecting to network however after a short time there is a kernel panic and is ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 & HP ENVY m6-1310sa, bad wifi connection

I installed Kubuntu 13.10, with the 3.11.0-14 kernel, to a HP ENVY m6-1310sa laptop. My wireless connection was unreliable; it frequently disconnected and could reconnect only after reloading its ...
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wireless duo issue

I've borrowed a Qualcomm Atheros AR5212/AR5213 external wireless card to use on long distances with external antenna, since my native Broadcom Corporation BCM4311 802.11a/b/g [14e4:4312] (b43 driver) ...
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Do kernel backports need to be reapplied each time kernel updates to new version?

When a user backports a driver from a new kernel (as detailed here), does this backport need to be re-applied each time the kernel updates, e.g. if there was an automatic security update from kernel ...
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225 views

Both Lan and wifi not working

I installed ubuntu 12.04 on my recently purchased Toshiba satellite but both Wired and wireless are not working. I tried Fedora 19 64 bit but it works perfect. How can I use ubuntu then. Is there any ...
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Compiling in Ubuntu 12.10 ARM 7

I am fairly lost in compiling drivers (Modules) for Ubuntu from here these drivers work on the older 3.0.36 kernel so i would like to compile it for 3.0.8 by using the driver source provided. I have ...
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how to install Ralink 3290 wireless adaptor in ubuntu 12.04

I'm using Ralink rt3290 wireless card in my ubuntu 12.04 lts running kernel version 3.5.0-23-generic I used the steps showed in the question here. It installed successfully but later on I got error ...
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Unable to boot from usb on surface pro

I am getting error messages when I try to boot Ubuntu 12.04 from a usb stick on my surface pro. I disabled secure boot and followed the steps suggested in an earlier post on this website to create usb ...
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I want to compile a module on 3.13 for 3.11

I have 3.11.4 Linux kernel on my target machine. and I have source of 3.13.0 . I want to compile brcm wireleess module from source and want to install that on target machine. My both machines are ...
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problems with rt3070

I have worked on this looking at other people's question regarding this with no success. what I want to do is install the drivers for a USB wifi reciever. I downloaded the drivers from Mediatek.com ...
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can't find wireless for Intel Corporation 7260 on ubuntu 12.04 LTS (3.2.0.57)

I followed the post- No wireless for Intel Corporation 7260 version 63 but when I run the following command- make defconfig-iwlwifi (executes fine) make I get the an error saying "* No rule to ...
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Wash and Reaver 1.4 does not detect AP Ubuntu 12.04 kernel 3.8

Hi im currently having an issue with Wash and Reaver 1.4 on Ubuntu 12.04 I updated my kernel and my wireless driver(backports) for past issues and now everything works fine no more errors but one ...
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What to do after one kills their kernel 12.10

I was attempting to reduce /boot by removing some of my older kernel images and the like. Some how I was sidetracked, and inadvertently removed all of my images and supporting files. I did an apt-get ...
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Station can't access hosapd error

Following /var/log/syslog Dec 2 14:09:13 msis NetworkManager[820]: <info> (wlan0): supplicant interface state: disconnected -> scanning Dec 2 14:09:13 msis kernel: [ 2607.278976] wlan0: ...
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Ralink RT3290 kernal panic after installing drivers

I have recently bought a HP m6 sleekbook and made it dual boot (windows 8 and ubuntu 12.04) But my wireless card won't work! Its a ralink RT3290. I've read countless posts about this and followed the ...