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Hi Folks, I have Network Controller Broadcom Corporation BCM4306 802.11b/g wireless LAN controller (rev 03). I need to know what driver I need to download? Also direct me where can ...
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- 09-26-2007 #1
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- Sep 2007
wireless internet setting fedora7
I have Network Controller Broadcom Corporation BCM4306 802.11b/g wireless LAN controller (rev 03).
I need to know what driver I need to download? Also direct me where can I download this driver?
- 09-26-2007 #2
bcm43xx is already in your distro. If kudzu did not find your device and install it, you can try to load the module yourself. From the command line as root:
- 09-26-2007 #3
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- Jul 2004
I see that Fedora 7 uses a different version of that module, called bcm43xx_mac80211.
Here is a link to another thread on this. Go to the last few posts, where someone has posted a link to a How-To:
And the How-To link:
FedoraForum.org - How-to use bcm43xx-fwcutter on Fedora7
You also need to use bcm43xx-fwcutter to get the firmware from the Windows driver. So it is not a purely Linux driver option.Please do not send Private Messages to me with requests for help. I will not reply.