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 Re: broadcom blues
Thanks for the tip. Used the downloaded file despite it already being there with no success. Convinced it's the card cos now - konsole is telling me that its configured & network is up but network assisstant wont pick-up a signal and Wicd says no wireless networks available. Going out tomorrow to buy a device - thinking a usb device would be easier - any suggestions?

Thanks for your patience and help,


Thu Mar 01, 2012 6:09 pm
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usb "wireless N" is good. Did you try what erican did?>

Post Re: M11 Wireless network problems - broadcom adapter - SOLVE
Success at last!

I eventually simply uninstalled network-manager.... and wicd picked up the connection instantly.

Why I didn't do this before I will never know.

Thanks for all the help and suggestions guys.... you really encouraged me to keep going with this :)

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