View Full Version : [ubuntu] How to setup wireless Connection?

November 17th, 2008, 08:59 PM
I have bsnl dataone WA3002G4 router.

I can't connect through wifi in ubuntu.

here is output of
lshw -C network
description: Network controller
product: BCM4312 802.11a/b/g
vendor: Broadcom Corporation
physical id: 0
bus info: pci@0000:03:00.0
version: 01
width: 32 bits
clock: 33MHz
capabilities: bus_master cap_list
configuration: driver=b43-pci-bridge latency=0 module=ssb
description: Wireless interface
physical id: 1
logical name: wlan0
serial: 00:1a:73:2c:b9:77
capabilities: ethernet physical wireless
configuration: broadcast=yes multicast=yes wireless=IEEE 802.11bg
*-network:1 DISABLED
description: Ethernet interface
physical id: 2
logical name: pan0
serial: 2e:bc:5e:32:2e:fe
capabilities: ethernet physical
configuration: broadcast=yes driver=bridge driverversion=2.3 firmware=N/A multicast=yes

using PPP Over Ethernet

and using WPA pre shared key in wifi.

November 17th, 2008, 09:55 PM
Hi there,

Can't you install the driver through the hardware drivers?

System->Administration->Hardware Drivers

If you can choose Broadcom B43 Wireless Driver, with the option TKIP instead of automatic.

Hope this helps.