lunedì 10 giugno 2013

How-to Install Off-Line the B43 Broadcom Wireless Drivers for Linux Mint 14/15 Mate Step-by-Step Easy Guide

The Short Step-by-Step Guide Show Exactly How-to Install the B43 Broadcom Wireless Wi-fi Drivers for Linux Mint 14-15 Olivia/Maya Mate 32/64bit Desktop Without Internet Connection.

Off-Course You Will Need to have Access Another Online Device to Download the Needed Packages...

The Procedure is Especially Useful When Installing an Ubuntu-Like Systems on Apple MacBook and iMac Computers.

The Content and Details are Expressly Reduced to Give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands.

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  1. Download Latest b43-fwcutter Package Source:

    Latest b43-fwcutter tar.gz2
  2. Open a Terminal Window
    Linux Mint 14 Nadia Mate Open Terminal
  3. Double-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp
  4. Install b43-fwcutter Package
    cd /tmp/b43-fwcutter*
    sudo su -c "make && make install"
  5. Download Broadcom Wireless Driver:

    broadcom 5.100.138 tar.gz2
  6. Double-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp
  7. Install Broadcom Drivers
    cd /tmp/broadcom-wl*/linux
    sudo su -c "b43-fwcutter -w /lib/firmware/ wl_apsta.o"
  8. Reboot!
    sudo reboot