[ubuntu-us-ut] Still disappointed
andrewjohnson at mail.weber.edu
Fri Oct 19 15:53:35 BST 2007
> New Kubuntu, still no wireless support for me.
> Anyone know if any of the old fixes work with a Dell Wireless 1390
> (broadcom) card?
Not sure if you've tried this before, but Broadcom cards often require
non-free firmware. I don't know about Kubuntu, but under the GNOME
flavor you can use the restricted driver manager to install it.
You'll need a temporary wired connection of some kind to download it;
licensing issues prevent it from being included on the CD.
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