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m19ubnt
May 2nd, 2011, 09:59 PM
I did a clean install of Ubuntu 11.04 from a cd over windows and Ubuntu 10.04. The hardwire internet works but not the wireless.
compaq presario m2010us

Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4306 802.11b/g Wireless LAN Controller (rev 03)


~$ iwconfig
lo no wireless extensions.
eth0 no wireless extensions.

Thank you for any help.

sunfisher
May 4th, 2011, 04:31 AM
Installed 11.04 with the Upgrade Manager over a 10.04 installation. WHICH HAD BEEN WORKING FLAWLESSLY! Dell Inspiron 1525. Same output from iwconfig. My laptop has Broadcom BCM4312 wireless chip.