Join Date Dec Beans 3. In the former case, you can’t ‘install’ wireless drivers to installation media. It’s supposed to be a gift for my girlfriend which she was going to get tomorrow, so if anyone can help me with step by step instructions between now and then it will be greatly appreciated Wireless connection on dell latitude d None seemed to do the trick. Whew, I lucked out. The system does not see my wireless, and I have read somewhere that ubuntu and kubuntu should have a driver for that from broadcom.
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The ‘lspci’ shows I have “BCM”. December 1st, 2.
It has an Intel chipset and it works just fine. If those answers do not fully address your question, please ask a new question. Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. Originally Posted by jasonrye. Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct. Broadcom ybuntu very well supported on Linux nowadays Ubuntu is installed to the USB dongle like it would be to a hard drive?
To find the adapter, run this command.
If you do a real install to a hard drive or a persistent install to USB the wireless card would probably work ‘automagically’ without you needing to faff about. Originally Posted by Bartender.
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December 2nd, 6. In the former case, you can’t ‘install’ wireless drivers to installation media. Not sure if this is significant.
Sorry to be a traitor to the cause and say that on a kubuntu forum But if someone was grappling with the same problem on a Dell D Latitude laptop, this is the way to go. The system does not see my wireless, and I have read somewhere that ubuntu and kubuntu should have a driver for that from broadcom.
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del The links you gave me were as dispiriting as what I found myself. If indeed it’s aI had the same problem in a different model but the procedure is the same.
Window user so wireldss idea how to proceed. Wireless connection on dell latitude d December 2nd, 8. I think that perhaps on this particular make and model Fedora is the way to go.
Terry P Johnson 11 1. December 2nd, 9. Tags for this Thread wireless not working.
Going to the Muon Package Manager I can’t get no satisfaction because writing in there anything that is not an application name seems to be yielding no results. December 1st, 3. Does anybody knows how to fix the wireless connection? If the various Broadcom work-arounds don’t work, you could always try buying an Intel chip via eBay or what have you. Results 1 to 9 of 9. Forum Currently Supported Releases Kubuntu It’s supposed to be a gift for my girlfriend which she was going to get tomorrow, so if anyone can help me with step by step instructions between now and then it will be greatly appreciated My system never does shut down, I have to hold power button.
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