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by khalid77
26 Aug 2013, 19:37
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: [HOWTO] Broadcom wifi under Porteus
Replies: 5
Views: 14748

Re: [HOWTO] Broadcom wifi under Porteus

Dear Fanthom & Francois, Thanks for your post. I figured the problem was trying to install bcom sta wireless drivers from debian repositories first and then trying your solution around the problem. after a clean install of porteus , i have tried your solution and its working like a charm. many thank...
by khalid77
25 Aug 2013, 18:06
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: [HOWTO] Broadcom wifi under Porteus
Replies: 5
Views: 14748

Re: [HOWTO] Broadcom wifi under Porteus

Dear Francois, Thanks for your directions , thats what i was guessing. I have created the file in the exact specified path . but still porteus is not recognising my wifi card. when i su lspci this is what i get for network : 04:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4311 802.11a/b/g (rev 0...
by khalid77
23 Aug 2013, 22:31
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: [HOWTO] Broadcom wifi under Porteus
Replies: 5
Views: 14748

Re: [HOWTO] Broadcom wifi under Porteus

Dear Fanthom,

thanks for your post.
I am a linux noob and having difficulty in creating the text file in the location specified.

what name should i give the file ? is it b43-blacklist.conf ? or should it be in a folder with that name?

many thanks for your help.