View Full Version : [ubuntu] wireless do not connect in ubuntu 10.10

November 24th, 2010, 11:00 AM
hi friends,
am using ubuntu 10.10 and wireless connection was working just fine untill today when i turn on my laptop and try to connect to a wireless connection with no success. i can see the wireless network list but when i try to connect it fails. Please help

November 24th, 2010, 11:35 AM
We need the specification of your computer (especially the wireless card)

Do (in a terminal)

lshw -C network

and post the output.

January 25th, 2011, 03:38 AM
I hope you don't mind if I take over...

hg1@...:~$ lshw -C network
WARNING: you should run this program as super-user.
*-network:1 UNCLAIMED
description: Network controller
product: BCM4318 [AirForce One 54g] 802.11g Wireless LAN Controller
vendor: Broadcom Corporation
physical id: 2
bus info: pci@0000:02:02.0
version: 02
width: 32 bits
clock: 33MHz
capabilities: bus_master
configuration: latency=64
resources: memory:d0010000-d0011fff
My network manager doesn't list my wireless controller but it may be due to this problem I'm still struggling with http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1648409