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Join our community today! Fedora 10 seems to run smoothly on my laptop but I can’t get the wireless card up and running. Unless, of course, there are compelling reasons not to. I wasn’t sure if a driver got dropped or something that might have been Fedora related. Want to know if that peripheral is compatible with Linux? Comment 40 Larry Finger I don’t have it with me and can’t test 4.

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Thanks for your help. I do not run Fedora, thus I do not know which method you need to use.

I wasn’t sure if a driver got dropped or something that might have been Fedora related. It worked and here’s how I did it.

RPM resource bcm43xx-fwcutter

Download it on windows and then restart to Linux. I finally got another build completed, but can’t test it remotely.

Any Fedora kernel starting with 4. Comment 16 Larry Finger Then after some decoding of the PCI registers, then b43 was triggered. I would call that luck. Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter. The time now is The file was touched by the second build, but I wasn’t asked any questions, so in theory it shouldn’t have been changed.


Comment 44 Davide Repetto If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. None of the b43, bcmsmac, or bcmfmac work for macbooks 4. The kernel has a mantra of never-ever breaking existing use-cases.

Broadcom BCM PCI id 14E Wireless Adapter – Michael Cutler’s personal website

If it is built into the kernel, then the Fedora kernel configuration needs to be changed. September 16th, This made no difference as the wl wifi was still not recognized. Add rate section and its related bcm43118 and comment git bisect skip 81bed2fde96fd28ceebea4a28dcc The built, but untested commit is: More about mounting, just google.

That solved by rebuilding the kernel with ssb as a module as it should be, anyway. I am running Fedota 28 with the broadcom-wl rpmfusion-nonfree package version 6. Find More Posts by bcm44318. I don’t have it with me and can’t test 4. There is a newer, fixed version available at launchpad that we can try, but lets first make sure if it is indeed the best driver for your card.


Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. I dedora the “wireless-info. Finally, I re-edited the kernel configuration file for 4. The Fedora kernel configuration module file is config This time it worked.

Firmware – Fedora Project Wiki

I have extracted the pertinent setting data for both kernel 4. I’m down to about 36 possible commits.

If some one could paste a Link on what programs I should download or walk me through it, I would greatly appreciate that. Comment 40 Larry Finger