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Broadcom BCM4360 & TP-Link AC1300 Wifi Adapter (Archer T6E) - No 5GHz signal!!

Posted 04-16-2023 at 06:21 AM by beachboy2
Updated 04-19-2023 at 04:19 PM by beachboy2

I recently bought this dual-channel TP-Link AC1300 Wireless Dual Band PCI Express Wi-Fi Adapter for a desktop PC that sits two floors below my router:

The PC was originally using Windows 10 and the 5GHz signal was much stronger than the 2.4GHz one.

I then decided to replace W10 with Linux Mint 21 MATE.

The Broadcom BCM4360 was recognised by Mint and the appropriate...
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Slackware64, BCM4312 LP PHY and proprietary Broadcom driver.

Posted 09-05-2009 at 09:45 PM by jimX86
Updated 10-17-2009 at 05:41 PM by jimX86 (changed to `uname -r`; noted addition of slackbuild)

Additional note: A broadcom-sta package has now been added to the Slackbuilds Repository. (It also appears that a patch is no longer necessary for the 2.6.29 kernels. I haven't tested this though... unless I upgrade kernels I'm leaving this alone.)

(Note: onebuck pointed out in the Slackware forum that Broadcom provides a patch for kernel 2.6.29. I had been having trouble finding the correct patches, so I was using the patched Debian source. That's pointless now, so I've deleted the...
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