Broadcom 4311 wireless driver Ubuntu 12.04

Juan R. de Silva juan.r.d.silva at
Sun Sep 9 19:57:27 UTC 2012

On Sat, 08 Sep 2012 19:41:19 -0400, Tom Bell wrote:

> On 9/8/2012 2:30 PM, Dennis Linux wrote:
>> Hello Linux users,
>> My sisters laptop a HP6515 with a Broadcom 4311 wireless network card
>> an STA in Ubuntu gives problems.
>> The internet connection freezes an also with checking of e-mail. Does
>> anyone have a solution for better performance with Ubuntu?
>> Dennis
> You don't say whether she is using Network Manager or WICD. If Network
> Manager, have her switch to WICD. It has been approved by many users as
> better than NM.

I have BCM4312 card and use it for several years with Network Manager not 
having a singly issue. Though all this experience is in GNOME. Can it be 
different in KDE?  I would be surprised.

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