[Bug 220365] [NEW] Dell WLAN MiniPCI card not working with built-in drivers or ndiswrapper 8.04

penguintutor stewart at watkissonline.co.uk
Mon Apr 21 20:29:27 UTC 2008


Public bug reported:

On Ubuntu 8.04 - Release Candidate (rc).

The MiniPCI Wireless card is detected by the Ubuntu drivers, but does
not work. On earlier versions of Ubuntu it was possible to install the
ndiswrapper and the windows driver, but although it reports as installed
Wireless does not show as an option in the Network Settings window.

ndiswrapper -l
bcmwl5 : driver installed
 device (14E4:4320) present (alternate driver: ssb)

iwconfig
lo no wireless extensions
eth0 no wireless extensions


Driver is from the Dell support website R151519
for Dell Latitude D630 installed on a C640

Ver 4.100.15.5 / 4.100.15.8

Using 
ndiswrapper common 1.50
ndiswrapper-utils 1.9 - 1.50
ndisgtk 0.8.3-1

** Affects: ndiswrapper (Ubuntu)
     Importance: Undecided
         Status: New

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Dell WLAN MiniPCI card not working with built-in drivers or ndiswrapper 8.04
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