I have a Broadcom BCM wireless network card and it failed to come up. The following got my card working:. Broadcom Corporation BCM I have an older Gateway laptop with a Broadcom card. Just add ” contrib non-free” to the end of your existing line.

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It must be downloaded and extracted, which can be performed by the firmware-binstallerfirmware-b43legacy-installer or firmware-blpphy-installer packages during their installation. However after entering the correct password, it still won’t connect and after a minute or so, broacdom asks for the password again.

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It said no drivers installed. The necessary kernel module is automatically loaded for supported devices. October 7th, 5. When satisfied, the relevant Broadcom proprietary driver will be acquired, the firmware within will be extracted and installed.

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Also when I run sudo apt-get install linux-firmware-nonfree I get broacdom following errors The following NEW packages will be installed: Using Windows’ binary drivers: Wireless started working right away. Hewlett-Packard Company Broadcom The relevant driver has built-in logic to probe the actual chip, for example: Resource temporarily unavailable E: Thank You for Submitting Your Review,!


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October 7th, 4. If you are still being prompted for entering your password make sure that you have enabled your pc to remember the password. The system listed it as “device not ready missing firmware “.

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October 9th, 8. Also have a Dell Latitude D Broadcom BCM impressive Varun!

Now it will attempt to connect to the wireless network and asks for the WPA2 password. Then I’ve removed firmware-binstaller and installed firmware-b43legacy-installer.

October 6th, 2. Originally Posted by ibrahim4.

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I’m not really all that technical but learnt to use the terminal and follow a linux recipe. Join Date Feb Beans If those answers do not fully address your question, please ask a new question. Enter the e-mail address of the recipient Add your own personal message: Debian 9 “stretch” deb http: Can’t thank you enough!


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