I have been trying to get this usb adapter to work on my Fedora 22 laptop, and I have had no success.
ID 13b1:0039 Linksys AE1200 802.11bgn Wireless Adapter [Broadcom BCM43235]
I have tried linksys website but there is no drivers which isn’t a surprise, there are rearly and drivers for linux. I have also search the web for anything that would help and came across a way to install on Ubuntu but it doesn’t work on fedora.
any help to get this adapter to work would be most helpful.
- First download the drivers using following wget command and unpack it.
- Go the extracted folder bcmwl_4323x/xp/ and run the following commands.
ndiswrapper -i bcmwlhigh5.inf
ndiswrapper -l yielded:
3. After that, reboot the machine, If Wireless doesn't work, you need to add **ndiswrapper** to your **/etc/modules** to load at startup.
- Now you can following command to turn on Wireless…
modprobe -r ndiswrapper
I did everything you said and it recognises the linksys adapter and the light is on but sold not blinking and will not connect.
ndiswrapper -l yielded: (wouldn’t work. it just showed me ndiswrapper options)
ndiswrapper -l (worked)
bcmwlhigh5 : driver installed
device (13B1:0039) present
When I try to connect it gives me the option of using the AE1200 but always fails
also could you tell me how to add ndiswrapper to /etc/modules
all i have in /etc/ is modules.conf, and modules-loaded.d