After a reboot the system may auto-load a different driver to the one you wanted to use. The Internet worked well with Windows 7 on my computer. Back to top Switching between drivers If you card is supported by more than one driver then use the modprobe command to test the drivers. Broadcom Corporation BCM Debian 9 “stretch” deb http: Update the list of available packages:

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I have tried using Microsoft’s fix that was listed in a forum. Have a good day.

Broadcom 43xx wireless devices

widi The open-source brcmfmac driver is available from the brcm module of the linux kernel package, maintained upstream by the linux kernel community. How satisfied are you with this response?

In reply to DavidBarbulescu’s post on November 19, The b43 infrastructure is composed of two parts. If it doesn’t, please file a report as per the procedure above. If the version of the driver you are using in the repository is an older version than that available from Broadcom, then contacting them would not apply.

Internal cards To identify a card that was installed inside your computer prior to purchase, please open a Terminal and execute: Update the list of available packages: If so, which one s specifically? Instructions to install the package may be found below.


As this driver is closed source, fixes in the driver itself may braodcom be provided by Broadcom. To test the driver and remove the need for a computer restart use: Instructions for installation may be found later in this article.

Problem solved for me by updating the wi-fi driver with this one: The broadcom-sta package aims to offer an earlier version for a given release. To unload and blacklist: The first is the firmware-binstaller package.

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Double click on the package to install or in a Terminal issue the following commands: Troubleshooting Examine the kernel ring buffer dmesg 1 to verify the required firmware files are being loaded by the driver.

It is maintained upstream here. In it, please ensure all of the below is provided if missing: CarlosMatti Created on November 14, If not already performed, connect the device to your system.

As a convenience, Ubuntu offers two versions of this driver: Configure your wireless interface as appropriate. NDISwrapper This should only be used as a last resort, if the device is not supported by Linux kernel drivers e.


No such file or directory” error message. The necessary kernel module is automatically loaded for supported devices.

bcm43xx – Debian Wiki

Once all of the required information is present, if the version of the driver you are using is the latest version available from the Ubuntu repositories, then one would want to e-mail the bdev mailing list following this procedure. Sorry this didn’t help.

I have the same question 4. The bcmwl-kernel-source package depends on the linux-headers packages so you may need to first retrieve the appropriate package s from the online repositories. Firmware is not packaged by the Debian Project.

You will also need the bfwcutter package which is usually included on the install media or can be downloaded from the official online repositories.