bcmwl5 : driver installed
the second returns:
description: Network controller
product: BCM4312 802.11a/b/g
vendor: Broadcom Corporation
physical id: 0
bus info: pci@0000:03:00.0
width: 64 bits
capabilities: bus_master cap_list
configuration: driver=b43-pci-bridge latency=0 module=ssb
sudo iwlist scan returns:
lo Interface doesn't support scanning.
eth0 Interface doesn't support scanning
You've got the patience of a saint; I think I'll bury the laptop in the garden!