View Full Version : [ubuntu] D600 Wireless

April 25th, 2008, 01:34 AM
I am BRAND NEW to linux. I installed 8 today. Everything is working except my wireless. Any help would be greatful.

April 25th, 2008, 03:01 AM
hey.. please go to the terminal(Applications->Accessories->Terminal) and type ifconfig and post results here

April 25th, 2008, 03:25 AM
I have a D600 and have a Broadcom BCM4309, the simplest method to get this working is to 'sudo apt-get install b43-fwcutter' and allow it to download the correct driver. Reboot and it should work, although there seems to be some bug which causes the chip to only work reliably at a very short distance. The reported fix is to 'sudo iwconfig wlan0 rate 5.5M'.