View Full Version : [ubuntu] Dell D830 Wireless - Ubuntu 9.10

January 3rd, 2010, 04:33 AM
Using Wicd Network Manager and flipping the wireless switch,
I can, sometimes get the WiFi light on my laptop light panel.

Yet, I can't seem to get a wireless connection.

The closest I've come so far, is following these instructions:


Using Google Chrome it just "resolves host" or can't find the
web page.

This is the configuration info I get from Terminal:

administrator@ubuntu:~$ sudo lshw -C network
description: Wireless interface
product: PRO/Wireless 4965 AG or AGN [Kedron] Network Connection
vendor: Intel Corporation
physical id: 0
bus info: pci@0000:0c:00.0
logical name: wmaster0
version: 61
serial: 00:1f:3b:cb:8e:31
width: 64 bits
clock: 33MHz
capabilities: pm msi pciexpress bus_master cap_list logical ethernet physical wireless
configuration: broadcast=yes driver=iwlagn latency=0 multicast=yes wireless=IEEE 802.11abgn
resources: irq:29 memory:f9ffe000-f9ffffff
description: Ethernet interface
product: NetXtreme BCM5755M Gigabit Ethernet PCI Express
vendor: Broadcom Corporation
physical id: 0
bus info: pci@0000:09:00.0
logical name: eth0
version: 02
serial: 00:1d:09:d1:74:14
size: 1GB/s
capacity: 1GB/s
width: 64 bits
clock: 33MHz
capabilities: pm vpd msi pciexpress bus_master cap_list ethernet physical tp 10bt 10bt-fd 100bt 100bt-fd 1000bt 1000bt-fd autonegotiation
configuration: autonegotiation=on broadcast=yes driver=tg3 driverversion=3.99 duplex=full firmware=5755m-v3.29 ip= latency=0 link=yes multicast=yes port=twisted pair speed=1GB/s
resources: irq:30 memory:f9bf0000-f9bfffff



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In case someone finds the thread: Wifi works and is stable using 14.10.
Mrgs 2014-12-19