Once I downloaded the driver files, and extracted the firmware via bfwcutter, I executed the modprobe b43 commands on the Ubuntu WifiDocs page , and that made it work! May 5th, 7. Thank you, your post has saved me potentially several hours of digging through the documentation page. Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. They have excellent installation instructions and a good series of distro-specific instructions.
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I thought I was stuck, but it turned out that I still needed to download the firmware! Done Building dependency tree Reading state information When I found your tutorial, Carr quicky reinstall Lubuntu – I already downloaded bfwcutter – and follow your suggestments.
I quickly found Ubuntu’s community page on wifi driversand after identifying my card via lspciI followed the qlan for the b43 driver. Having a problem logging in?
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Dell Inspiron [ May 16th, 1. Definitely helped me out delll I was stuck on the same page as author and also skipped out on the “No Internet Access” steps. Open Source Consulting Domain Registration.
After some investigation, I learned that it somehow deol have a wireless card! No such file or directory tar: Child returned status 2 tar: So lets start from the top. Their support solved my problem and now I can use the internal mini-pci wifi card.
Join Date May Beans 2. After finding your advice I was able to figure out where I was going wrong and get things up and running in about 10 minutes. This is the output: Wifi working perfect after these steps.
[ubuntu] DELL Wireless WLAN Mini-PCI Card
I was stuck after installing ndiswrapper, and it was not working. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. I have installed Ubuntu 8. It has an internal wifi card which isn’t recognized: I really appreciate all of your help, especially with me being extremely new to Linux.
The above was the key. I installed Ubuntu through Wubi Installer, so Wirelesx can connect to the interent through my xp sp3 home os.
Ubuntu Linux doesn’t find my internal wifi card
Wifi is now working lika a charm on my D! I have another laptop with Linux Mint When I installed Ubuntu April 9th, 5.
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If you think that using ndiswrapper would work then let me know. May 5th, 7. Is this supposed to be the case?
I disconnected the ethernet card and usb wifi antenna and rebooted my machine. The last file is inside a compressed tar file.
Again any help would be appreciated.