Re: After last update on 12.04 LTS No Land or Wifi
Grandma's wireless needs firmware and a helping hand from you. Here is a file you can download and put on a USB key. Drag and drop it from the USB key to her Desktop. Right-click it and select Extract Here. Now open a terminal and do:
Is it working now? Hug Grandma from old Chili and tell her to enjoy her Facebook!
sudo mkdir /lib/firmware/b43
sudo cp Desktop/b43/* /lib/firmware/b43
sudo modprobe -r b43
sudo modprobe b43
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