The first is the firmware-binstaller package. The pci ids for your device should be handled by the bcma module, but that module is not loaded. The bcmwl-kernel-source package in xenial is currently incompatible with the 4. This change has been made by an automated script, maintained by the Ubuntu Kernel Team. Back to top STA – No Internet access If you do not have any other means of Internet access on your computer, you can install the bcmwl-kernel-source package from the restricted folder under.. Definitely there is something wrong with kernel 4. Running module version sanity check.

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From the beginning I was suspecting that the kernel linux 4. The open-source brcmfmac driver is available from the brcm module of the beoadcom kernel package, maintained upstream by the linux kernel community. I suspect that when you install hwe-edge or the 4.

In the command below replace drivername with the driver you want to blacklist: If you do not braodcom an alternative internet connection, do it this way. I am asking this question because I have a serious problem with my wireless connection as it goes off frequently so I was thinking maybe there are some differences between solutions that may help me find the problem.


b43 and b43legacy

These are different drivers. Comment on this change optional. Does this problem occur with the latest version of Ubuntu?

If it doesn’t, please file a report as per the procedure above. Intel Corporation Device a2a1 Intel Corporation Device a2f0 I managed to rboadcom the computer to the router via an Ethernet cable in order log files. All changes to this file will be lost.

I installed it yesterday along with broadcom-sta-source broadcom- sta-common. If using a brcm driver be sure it has not been blacklisted. I don’t know how to add a tag on a Bug Report Other bug subscribers Subscribe someone else. This is simply a script to extract and install the b43 driver firmware, maintained by the Ubuntu community. If so, which one s specifically? Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered.

Intel Corporation Device a2e9 rev f0 If not already performed, connect the device to your system. I will rebuild the package broadfom Xenial in one of my PPAs and report back the result.

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Make sure you have the linux-headers package that matches your current kernel version, plus the appropriate generic header packages so that they are automatically updated brladcom a kernel upgrade. If you think it is better that I ask this question inside the comments of question mentioned above, then let me know. The pci ids for your device should be handled by the bcma module, but that module is not loaded.


The bcmwl-kernel-source driver does need updates for 4. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policy briadcom, and our Terms of Service. No such file or directory” error message. Did this problem not occur in a previous release?

Can you confirm that you have the corresponding linux-image-extra package installed? It’s understandably difficult to use apport-collect when you don’t have a network connection. Ben What is the point of telling the world that “it did not work”?