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Old 04-30-2012, 11:12 AM   #1
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Dell Wireless 1510 wlan min-card (Dell Latitude 2100) CentOS 6.2


I am trying to get my wireless to work on a Dell Latitude 2100 (netbook) with the Dell Wireless 1510 wireless-N wlan mini-card.


Do I need to download additional packages to get it to recognize the wireless card. I believe it is a Broadcom.

I am running CentOS 6.2 x86 (32-bit) with all patches updates/applied.

Any help/advice would be great.

thanks


lspci |grep Broadcom
09:00.0 Ethernet controller: Broadcom Corporation NetXtreme BCM5764M Gigabit Ethernet PCIe (rev 10)
0c:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4322 802.11a/b/g/n Wireless LAN Controller (rev 01)
 
Old 04-30-2012, 01:56 PM   #2
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I found a solution at:


http://elrepo.org/tiki/wl-kmod

I got it working!



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Old 04-30-2012, 02:14 PM   #3
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Excellent. Please mark this thread as solved.
 
Old 05-25-2012, 10:43 AM   #4
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Hi Rhbegin...
Thanks a ton.
It worked like a spark...
 
  


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