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First, enable the nonfree repos. Broadcom Corporation BCM Then, run the following commands: Instructions to install the package may be found below. By “nothing changed” I mean iwconfig shows only eth0 and l0 with no wireless extensions, rfkill list all contains hci0: Download these packages to your desktop: Did you just install Kali and if so, did you enable networking?

For installation instructions, please see here. Done Building dependency ljnux Reading state information I’m trying to install the wireless drivers because my macbook pro does not have a ethernet port, then I mount the 3 debian isos like local repositories to install the almost all of dependeces.


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I am connected via ethernet cable directly to my router right now. The bcmwl-kernel-source package aims to offer a later version for a given release.

The following package was automatically installed and is no longer required: Sign up using Email and Password. So I have removed previously installed driver again bcm3460 edited back blacklist. Matteo lamertex on The bcmwl-kernel-source package depends on the linux-headers packages so you may need to first retrieve the appropriate package s from the online repositories.

P First, enable the nonfree repos. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service. Brad Goss 4. This book bcm460 many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. You guys are awesome! Instructions for installation may be found later in this article. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. My wifi is not working.

Double click on the package to install or in a Terminal issue the following commands: MikeTurley the link is no longer valid.


Installed on days ago InstallationMedia: Once all of the required information is present, if the version of the driver you are using is the latest version available from the Ubuntu repositories, then one would want to e-mail the bdev linkx list following this procedure.

The time now is Don’t ever listen to anyone who tells you that you can’t do something in linux, that’s exactly why I no longer use windows.

Broadcom Corporation BCM Chili will need to operate the patient If you wish to permanently use the open source drivers then remove the bcmwl-kernel-source package: First unload all conflicting lunux this includes removing the driver you’re trying to install: Unable to find an initial ram disk that I know how to handle.