I also tried some guides on the Ubuntu wiki for installing fwcutter from the Ubuntu installation media, but they did not work. Hi, According to others here even though the HowTo was created with Mint 12 in mind it still works for Mint I’m new to Linux and have been trying to solve this problem for months! So out of XP and starting Linux again and give in the commands as mentioned at the top. I could install the b fwcutter, no problem. I’ve just installed Linux Mint 16 Mate, and can’t seem to get the networking to work.

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I found the Broadcom-wl Hi, According to others here even though the HowTo was created with Mint 12 in mind it still works for Mint How to solve my problem.

[SOLVED] Broadcom BCM [Airforce One 54g] Problem

I’m sorry to put it this way but this blog isn’t a support forum. I merely had to open my eyes and see.

It could be because the network is unstable here I have a mobile Broadband and a WiFi connection My network card is “broadcom bcm airforce one 54g”. BB code is On. Linux Mint 17 Cinnamon bit Network Controller: This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant.


Dell Inspiron on Mint 15, I also got the permission denied After hours and hours of searching, this is what worked for me. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration.

You want to issue su with no argument so that it changes you to the superuser.

Also, completed procedure with no errors. And yes, i had just installed Lubuntu. I tried about 50 different methods to get the g-d wifi working, and finally did using the below: I’ve given up before on Broadcom chips, but this time found your blog. I’ve just tried to retrieve the file and broavcom working perfectly.

Thanks for the incredibly helpful blog!! If your problem were strictly related to the how-to I might help but it seems unrelated it doesn’t help that you’ve provided no details on the problem except from saying it doesn’t work.

I have it set to connect on auto but can not figure it to connect automatic. Visit Jerre Cope’s homepage! July 6th, Do you have any kind of switch or slider that turns it on and off?


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See the Release Announcements Section. For the most part I’d stay away from it.

You can fix wifi problems using two methods: Been around a while in the computer biz, but never really messed with linux. Double-check that the wireless isn’t turned off on the hardware level. I looked at the copy.

Only the last ilnux line echo “n43 etc gives me an access denied, when I try to go to root by giving the su and enter command it asks for a password?? Being an Intel chipset from circa I’m sure it’s pretty well supported in Linux kernel.

It is very nice to have those that have share with those of us that don’t. Also do notice that this specific post was executed on Mint Dude you really saved my bacon.

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