In my post http: Jules 1 2 I don’t think the disconnects have the slightest to do with the name of the interface. I had same problems with Broadcom driver on Lucid and Maverick. The driver wl is correct for your device, I believe. How to make my Dell wlan minicard work
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Also, if anyone knows a way to specify which kernel driver and modules a piece of hardware uses wkreless-n may well be very handy. Don’t know if you’re still looking for an answer but the answer here The driver wl is correct for your device, I believe.
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Post as a guest Name. No, the wireless section of the connection editing dialog is empty. I’m sure they are incorrect.
My problem appears to be that in a machine with both a BCM43xx wireless and BCM44xx wired connection, the driver for the wired connection requires the generic ‘ssb’ module, which grabs the resources needed by both, expecting the final drivers to cooperate with it?
I have no options for wireless networks in the networks menu, only for my wired network. I have used Backtrack in the past, however I prefer the “emptiness” of a fresh, proper Ubuntu install, so I can configure it how I want from the start, without having to re-configure Backtrack and risk breaking some of the installed software, most of which falls outside what I usually have to use. This bug seems to be related: I believe the card is being incorrectly detected by the kernel because iwlist scan reports eth1 as not supporting scanning, and iwconfig reports that eth1 has no wireless extensions I don’t think the disconnects have the slightest to do with the name of the interface.
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It seems that if airmon-ng is required then the Broadcom is not the card for you. How to make my Dell wlan minicard work. After some investigation, I found that the broadcom drivers aren’t actually being loaded properly Sign up using Facebook.
The solution was to remove the incorrect driver causing the network conflict which I found here: So what can I do to do it anyway? This reminds me of one of my favorite questions on this forum which I’ve seen many times. Hi, welcome to AskUbuntu and thanks for your contribution.
Broadcom Corporation BCM I had same problems with Broadcom driver on Lucid and Maverick. The additional drivers application shows a green icon and says it is “activated and currently in use”.
Dell Wireless 1520 (DW1520)
It needs to have a green icon next to your driver name. Not what I wanted to hear, but that’s not your fault.
What is more compelling is here: In my post http: