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Old 12-25-2007, 02:25 PM   #1
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broadcom network card not detected in RHEL 5

I have installed RHEL 5 on my dell laptop.but my network card which is of Broadcom Netlink(TM) Fast ethernet is not detected.

The output of command /sbin/lspci | grep -i net is:
09:00.0 Ethernet controller: Broadcom Corporation Unknown device 1713 (rev 02)

0c:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation Dell Wireless 1390 WLAN Mini-PCI Card (rev 01)

could anyone help me out

Last edited by sarojkumar; 12-26-2007 at 03:45 AM. Reason: to make more clear
Old 12-25-2007, 05:08 PM   #2
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Which Dell laptop(Dell does make many different versions)????

Which Network interface as Broadcom also makes numerous versions???

Type something like: sbin/lspci -v
(post just the revelant portion please.)


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