As I said, I will repeat the sequence using the output from uname -R, and report the outcome. Page 1 of 1. Join our community today! I searched around for a while and got nothing. For more info, search for “dell linux”. I’m editing my most recent posting because I found the solution to that final problem.

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Join our community today! That was literally all I did Latest from the Slickdeals Blog. Linux is basically working but with some sore spots — including the wireless Mii-card.

If it works in Linux you know you have a driver or windows problem, probably. It cannot detect any wireless network at all. Go to “Services” tab. Anyway – ubunru all the info I really have right now.

Validate you don’t have loaded or built into the kernel the Linux community provided driver for Broadcom hardware. That way you make sure to get one that isn’t corrupted.


Ubuntu Wireless Problem… “device not ready (firmware missing)” Dell Wireless 1395 WLAN mini-card

Found the solution on my own. Broadcom Corporation physical id: Checked each property at http: But I still don’t see my Wireless connection. Thank you so much in advance, Zach Gretzinger. IF it doesn’t, download a new one from Dell, and install it. Also is there a way of including this firmware in my USB installation media, so the next time I install the from the USB I would gave the firmware installed or be able to install it without physical Internet connection.

All the information I’ve obtained has been from users with the same problem, on older versions of Ubuntu For those who want to try it out immediately, the driver can be downloaded from here. Error for wireless request “Set Encode” 8B2A: Determining IP information for eth I believe that wireless card uses the Broadcom STA driver.

This driver is included in the Ubuntu 8. By joining our community you will have the ability rell post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. When I click on the little wireless signal thingy in the top right corner under “Wireless” I see the following: Can someone point me to a sequence of newbie-level instructions to find, download and install the proper WLAN driver?


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How do I setup Dell Wireless WLAN mini card for Linux RHEL for Workstation ?

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I installed the RHEL 4. Module wl not found. No such file or directory. Zachary Gretzinger gretzingerz said on Replacing existing driver with wl. I tried playing around with the driver in Ubuntu wireelss found nothing.