I believe that wireless card uses the Broadcom STA driver.. If, for some reason, apt-get is unable to locate the package, I suggest you use the second method I linked. This should get me up and running. Are you able to connect to the internet to get the package? 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.

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I wouldn’t mind if you closed it: Thanks for your response. I installed the RHEL 4. I don’t know if this question could be of help for someone else. However, the first line fails as I said in the question, I couldn’t boot the corrupted image so I recreated the USB drive and so does the second one E: I’ve downloaded and un-tarred the package.

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Obviously I’m on the wrong track, and taking wild guesses. Last edited by RPeruzzi; at They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try deell things on your own. Are you able to connect to wideless internet to get the package? Linux – Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux. I do need however a definitive answer: Validate you don’t have a older wl.


Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. Linux is basically working but with some sore spots — including the wireless LAN. This question already has an wirwless here: You can verify by using lspci at the command prompt, it should show a Broadcom bcm I believe, for that wireless card.

Yes, I should’ve been more clear: If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. Visit the following links: Many thanks to farslayer, by the way,for previous help. Best regards, Bob P. No such file or directory. This driver is included in the Ubuntu 8. drll

wireless – BCM/Dell wlan minicard drivers for Ubuntu live usb? – Ask Ubuntu

Can someone point me to a sequence of newbie-level instructions to find, download and install the proper WLAN driver? Linux driver support is now available to Dell-branded wireless cards. This guess produced the identical error message.

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I believe that wireless card uses rell Broadcom STA driver. If not, here is a method to get the needed firmware without the internet: Determining IP information for eth All times are GMT I purchased RedHat basic service, but after a week of playing one-message-per-day email ping-pong with me they said “Ain’t my job, man”, because RedHat doesn’t supply that driver.

View LQ Wiki Contributions. ELsmp With that, after a couple of false starts, I figured out how to follow all the rest of the steps.