The reason you need to worry about it is that Dell cards frequently use Broadcom chipsets, and there is a native Linux driver for those that Ubuntu almost certainly has and it can conflict with ndiswrapper. I am thinking that maybe it is using the wrong driver? You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. May 16th, 3. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. If you’d like to contribute content, let us know.
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So lets wlxn from the top. I have Internet access when I switch back to Windows – I have a dual-boot thing going on. I also did the following command but it still seems loaded: Are you new to LinuxQuestions. The reason you need to worry about it is that Dell cards frequently use Broadcom chipsets, and there is a native Linux driver for those that Ubuntu almost certainly has and it can conflict with ndiswrapper.
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I can see that my wireless card is active because it lets me check or uncheck it sell the network connection menu ,but it does not allow me to connect. After I modify the blacklist file and reboot the bcm43xx still seems to be loaded when I do the lsmod command.
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Pretty sure I’m running Ubuntu Error is not recoverable: For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. The time now is Find More Posts by Hangdog When I run lspci in the terminal, it shows: What is sad is that I just now realized that I had to be logged in as root to use “lspci”.
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Tags dellminipciubuntuwirelesswlan Thread Tools. That’s the only way I can get wireless, and I don’t have access to a wired connection.
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