I had Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard installed on my MacBook. It was getting slow, so I backed it up and installed Ubuntu 13.04. But now my WiFi doesn't work.

  • Well I have searched the internet and haven't really found anything. – macboy10 Aug 15 '13 at 21:12
  • Search "ubuntu mac wifi not working," you should get tons. – jeremy Aug 15 '13 at 21:14
  • I did, there is nothing for macbooks since apple discontinued them. Now there are only macbook pros – macboy10 Aug 15 '13 at 21:15
  • This answer should do it. – jeremy Aug 15 '13 at 21:20

I am using a 2008 Macbook Core 2 duo, aluminum running Ubuntu 13.04

This answer here worked for me:

Running Ubuntu 12.04 on Mac

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mpodroid/mactel
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install b43-fwcutter firmware-b43-installer
sudo reboot

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