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Old 07-02-2009, 11:21 AM   #1
dsabol
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Can't connect to internet F11 through wireless or ethernet


Hi,

I'm a pretty new Fedora user, I just upgraded to F11. When I first got F10, I could connect to ethernet, but not wireless. I finally was able to connect to wireless by using Autoten and getting the proper Broadcom drivers I needed from there. Now that I upgraded I can't connect through ethernet or wireless, and I'm not sure where to start to try to fix it.

I have a compaq hp R4000 64 bit processor and a broadcom network adapter.

thanks in advance for any help or ideas
 
Old 07-02-2009, 02:20 PM   #2
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You probably need to install the proper firmware for your wireless card..
http://fedoramobile.org/fc-wireless/bcm43xx-yum-extras


could you post the two lines for your Ethernet and Wireless card here from the output of the command lspci ?
 
Old 07-02-2009, 05:47 PM   #3
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03:02.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4306 802.11b/g Wireless LAN Controller (rev3)

03:06.0 Ethernet controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL-8139/8139c/8139 C+ (rev 10)
 
  


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