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by extensanewbie
Tue Mar 12, 2013 9:30 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: SOLVED: BCM4311 wlan b43 driver always must restart...
Replies: 4
Views: 1621

Re: SOLVED: BCM4311 wlan b43 driver always must restart...

Thanks kc1di that worked!
I don't remember seeing that anywhere in my countless searches either so hopefully it'll help some other people too!
by extensanewbie
Tue Mar 12, 2013 8:30 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: SOLVED: BCM4311 wlan b43 driver always must restart...
Replies: 4
Views: 1621

SOLVED: BCM4311 wlan b43 driver always must restart...

Ok I have a dual booted Acer Extensa running Linux mint 14 xfce / mageia 2, with the broadcom bcm4311 card. I got it working by uninstalling the wl and sta software and using b43-fwcutter The problem is everytime I start mint I have to use terminal and input: Sudo modprobe b43 That gets it working b...
by extensanewbie
Mon Mar 04, 2013 6:20 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: NO Wireless, beating my head against the Linux wall....
Replies: 14
Views: 1157

Re: NO Wireless, beating my head against the Linux wall....

I had a similar problem with bcm4311. Tried to install b43 with no luck and tried a couple other things too. Eventually found this post and it worked like a charm for me. http://linuxg.net/how-to-fix-broadcom-bcm4311-wireless-driver-on-ubuntu-and-linux-mint/ "To fix your wireless problem, this is wh...

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