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Hello everyone, im guessing some of you have heard this a million times but yes i do need help setting up my wireless. I have managed to gather this information ...
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    Ubuntu 10.04 LTS - Wireless Broadcom PCI Card


    Hello everyone, im guessing some of you have heard this a million times but yes i do need help setting up my wireless. I have managed to gather this information below using the script which i found on this forum.

    Any help advice will be much appreciated, many thanks, Ryan.

    ============ lspci ============
    00:00.0 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation 82945G/GZ/P/PL Memory Controller Hub [8086:2770] (rev 02)
    Kernel modules: intel-agp
    00:1b.0 Audio device [0403]: Intel Corporation N10/ICH 7 Family High Definition Audio Controller [8086:27d8] (rev 01)
    Kernel driver in use: HDA Intel


    Kernel modules: snd-hda-intel
    00:1c.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation N10/ICH 7 Family PCI Express Port 1 [8086:27d0] (rev 01)
    Kernel driver in use: pcieport
    Kernel modules: shpchp
    00:1d.0 USB Controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation N10/ICH7 Family USB UHCI Controller #1 [8086:27c8] (rev 01)
    Kernel driver in use: uhci_hcd
    00:1d.1 USB Controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation N10/ICH 7 Family USB UHCI Controller #2 [8086:27c9] (rev 01)
    Kernel driver in use: uhci_hcd
    00:1d.2 USB Controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation N10/ICH 7 Family USB UHCI Controller #3 [8086:27ca] (rev 01)
    Kernel driver in use: uhci_hcd
    00:1d.3 USB Controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation N10/ICH 7 Family USB UHCI Controller #4 [8086:27cb] (rev 01)
    Kernel driver in use: uhci_hcd
    00:1d.7 USB Controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation N10/ICH 7 Family USB2 EHCI Controller [8086:27cc] (rev 01)
    Kernel driver in use: ehci_hcd
    00:1e.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 82801 PCI Bridge [8086:244e] (rev e1)
    00:1f.0 ISA bridge [0601]: Intel Corporation 82801GB/GR (ICH7 Family) LPC Interface Bridge [8086:27b8] (rev 01)
    Kernel modules: iTCO_wdt, intel-rng
    00:1f.1 IDE interface [0101]: Intel Corporation 82801G (ICH7 Family) IDE Controller [8086:27df] (rev 01)
    Kernel driver in use: ata_piix
    00:1f.2 IDE interface [0101]: Intel Corporation N10/ICH7 Family SATA IDE Controller [8086:27c0] (rev 01)
    Kernel driver in use: ata_piix
    00:1f.3 SMBus [0c05]: Intel Corporation N10/ICH 7 Family SMBus Controller [8086:27da] (rev 01)
    Kernel modules: i2c-i801
    01:00.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: nVidia Corporation G86 [GeForce 8400 GS] [10de:0422] (rev a1)
    Kernel driver in use: nouveau
    Kernel modules: nvidiafb, nouveau
    02:02.0 Network controller [0280]: Broadcom Corporation BCM4306 802.11b/g Wireless LAN Controller [14e4:4320] (rev 03)
    Kernel driver in use: b43-pci-bridge
    Kernel modules: ssb
    02:03.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL-8110SC/8169SC Gigabit Ethernet [10ec:8167] (rev 10)
    Kernel driver in use: r8169
    Kernel modules: r8169

    ============ lsusb ============
    Bus 005 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
    Bus 004 Device 003: ID 046d:c040 Logitech, Inc. Corded Tilt-Wheel Mouse
    Bus 004 Device 002: ID 0566:3002 Monterey International Corp.
    Bus 004 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
    Bus 003 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
    Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
    Bus 001 Device 006: ID 05dc:a788 Lexar Media, Inc.
    Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

    ============ lsmod ============
    Module Size Used by
    nls_iso8859_1 3249 2
    nls_cp437 4919 2
    vfat 8933 2
    fat 47767 1 vfat
    usb_storage 39553 2
    aes_i586 7268 192
    aes_generic 26863 1 aes_i586
    binfmt_misc 6587 1
    dm_crypt 11331 0
    snd_hda_codec_realtek 203408 1
    snd_hda_intel 22005 2
    snd_hda_codec 74201 2 snd_hda_codec_realtek,snd_hda_intel
    snd_hwdep 5412 1 snd_hda_codec
    snd_pcm_oss 35308 0
    snd_mixer_oss 13746 1 snd_pcm_oss
    snd_pcm 70694 3 snd_hda_intel,snd_hda_codec,snd_pcm_oss
    snd_seq_dummy 1338 0
    snd_seq_oss 26722 0
    snd_seq_midi 4557 0
    arc4 1153 2
    snd_rawmidi 19056 1 snd_seq_midi
    snd_seq_midi_event 6003 2 snd_seq_oss,snd_seq_midi
    snd_seq 47263 6 snd_seq_dummy,snd_seq_oss,snd_seq_midi,snd_seq_mid i_event
    snd_timer 19098 2 snd_pcm,snd_seq
    snd_seq_device 5700 5 snd_seq_dummy,snd_seq_oss,snd_seq_midi,snd_rawmidi ,snd_seq
    b43 163524 0
    ppdev 5259 0
    mac80211 205402 1 b43
    snd 54180 16 snd_hda_codec_realtek,snd_hda_intel,snd_hda_codec, snd_hwdep,snd_pcm_oss,snd_mixer_oss,snd_pcm,snd_se q_oss,snd_rawmidi,snd_seq,snd_timer,snd_seq_device
    parport_pc 25962 1
    psmouse 63245 0
    serio_raw 3978 0
    cfg80211 126528 2 b43,mac80211
    led_class 2864 1 b43
    soundcore 6620 1 snd
    snd_page_alloc 7076 2 snd_hda_intel,snd_pcm
    lp 7028 0
    parport 32635 3 ppdev,parport_pc,lp
    fbcon 35102 71
    tileblit 2031 1 fbcon
    font 7557 1 fbcon
    bitblit 4707 1 fbcon
    softcursor 1189 1 bitblit
    vga16fb 11385 0
    vgastate 8961 1 vga16fb
    nouveau 467048 2
    ttm 49943 1 nouveau
    drm_kms_helper 29329 1 nouveau
    drm 162409 4 nouveau,ttm,drm_kms_helper
    ssb 38934 1 b43
    usbhid 36110 0
    r8169 34108 0
    mii 4381 1 r8169
    hid 67064 1 usbhid
    intel_agp 24375 0
    floppy 53016 0
    agpgart 31724 3 ttm,drm,intel_agp
    i2c_algo_bit 5028 1 nouveau

    ============ dmesg-firmware ============
    [ 10.648068] b43 ssb0:0: firmware: requesting b43/ucode5.fw
    [ 10.683375] b43 ssb0:0: firmware: requesting b43-open/ucode5.fw
    [ 10.697519] b43-phy0 ERROR: You must go to NO URL 15 POSTS OR MORE and download the correct firmware for this driver version. Please carefully read all instructions on this website.
    [ 10.808429] b43 ssb0:0: firmware: requesting b43/ucode5.fw
    [ 10.822688] b43 ssb0:0: firmware: requesting b43-open/ucode5.fw
    [ 10.830596] b43-phy0 ERROR: You must go to NO URL 15 POSTS OR MORE and download the correct firmware for this driver version. Please carefully read all instructions on this website.

    ============ kernel version ============
    2.6.32-28-generic

    ============ ifconfig ============
    eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:15:58:6e:c5:d8
    UP BROADCAST MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
    RX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
    TX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
    collisions:0 txqueuelen:1000
    RX bytes:0 (0.0 B) TX bytes:0 (0.0 B)
    Interrupt:16 Base address:0x6000

    lo Link encap:Local Loopback
    inet addr:127.0.0.1 Mask:255.0.0.0
    inet6 addr: ::1/128 Scope:Host
    UP LOOPBACK RUNNING MTU:16436 Metric:1
    RX packets:8620 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
    TX packets:8620 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
    collisions:0 txqueuelen:0
    RX bytes:680512 (680.5 KB) TX bytes:680512 (680.5 KB)


    ============ iwconfig ============
    wlan0 IEEE 802.11bg ESSID:off/any
    Mode:Managed Access Point: Not-Associated Tx-Power=0 dBm
    Retry long limit:7 RTS thr:off Fragment thr:off
    Power Management:off
    EDIT:

    I have ran this sudo apt-get install b43-fwcutter which has installed a broadcom b43 driver but still cant detect no networks
    Last edited by LifeOfRyan; 06-15-2011 at 09:56 PM.

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