This time however, not so. I am on a Lenovo G laptop, I am running Fedora 25, and lspci returns, among other things,. As it is, I didn’t really have the chance to check if I can extract the firmware with bfwcutter from the original release. Go to the above link, and scroll to the post by gob Fedora submitted 1 year ago by Novawitch. Doesn’t work, also, it’s the standard instructions to install broacom-wl akmods, which I’ve explained in my question, didn’t work. Just saved me a bunch of googling.

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After loading wl with modprobe I’m getting this error with dmesgwhich I believe is linked to my problem: Sign up or log in Sign up using Google.

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This is another one in a long line of problems of this sort. Just saved me a bunch of googling. Fedora Users Mailing list: Mine was the secure boot option, but was already disabled before. This subreddit is not about hats.

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I am on a Lenovo G laptop, I bdoadcom running Fedora 25, and lspci returns, among other things. Our problem is it does load and lspci is showing the adapter properly. Want to add to the discussion? HenrikH if you wanna thank me you could upvote my answer: I would suggest you give it a try:.


I just don’t want to be tied to the cord. Due to the fact I didn’t already have the kernel-devel package installed and it is not a required dependency I had to include the following two steps BEFORE running the modprobe command:. Please start posting anonymously – your entry will be published after you log w or create a new account.

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Not having WiFi on this laptop is most unpleasant, as being tethered to a router with a Cat5e cable is not really practical here for my application. Sep 9 at However, there is a section that mentions about a potential mismatch between system and uname kernel devels being used, which was a problem for fedlra originally too.

Hey everyone, try this if its still not working: Try installing broadcom-wl from RPMFusion-nonfree.

I wasn’t seeing wifi networks on a Dell inspirion after a fresh fedorz BCM43xx adapterbut after a dnf update and reboot, which I think brought 4. Modprobe -r ssb modprobe -r wl modprobe wl This made my wifi card come to life: Direct firmware load for regulatory. After running akmods –force I’m getting no errors, the driver supposedly loads fine with modprobe wltoo.


It saw my ethernet card automatically, so I can get online. Broadcom Limited BCM I was able to resolve it by removing the old broadcom-wl driver and manually installing the firmware for the b43 driver as described here: Thanks for any help, in advance. No wifi in the system menu or Networks application. Sign up using Facebook.


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You need make all form this topic: I appreciate the info. Your instructions are exactly what I did on FC26 and it worked then.