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Old 08-28-2009, 12:27 AM   #1
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hey everyone, i tried installing the b43-fwcutter, on ubuntu 9.04 + downloaded all the packages the problem is when i open the terminal and type

'sudo agt-get install b43-fwcutter'

at the ending it stats, that it can not open input file wl aspta-

i have a wmp54gs wireless card also, i open the device manager and the broadcom driver is there.. i click activate and it stops at 50% haha..

anyone know what im doing wrong?!
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first you need to be connect to the internet and read this. if not connected to the internet do this
if connected to the internet you just enable the nic card ubuntu will install it for you.


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