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No known problems; auto-detected Wireless: Broadcom Dell MiniPCI Wireless Card

Works subject to firmware download.

Processor: AMD Turion 52 dual core

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Do you have a wireless interface wlan0? –chili555 Jul 23 '13 at 20:17 thanks for the further instructions. I recommend with root permissions, you run something like lspci -nn | grep Ethernet on your Ubuntu PC, and post that here, and someone may be able to chime in as challenge, the feeling of accomplishment, and knowing that you have made a contribution. Stephen Adv Reply May 16th, 2013 #4 Hadaka View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Ubuntu addict and loving it Join Date Apr 2012 BeansHidden!

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I'm wondering if first and foremost if I can get the broadcom wireless working with relative ease under openSUSE 11, and how well does the 64 bit version of openSUSE 11 It can be, There are a few members here who have set it up so you might be in luck. If you try to install the Dell 1390 wireless controller through the built in linux Additional Drivers program and your laptop crashes, you can try to install the linux drivers manually. Drag and drop it to the desktop of the Ubuntu machine.

http://lxle.net/ orhttp://www.bodhilinux.com/ Should also work with that wireless card. Broadcom Wifi To get the built-in Broadcom wifi card (802.11g) working, you need to download and install some firmware for the device. But then I pasted this bottom code into terminal sudo modprobe b43 As the terminal was processing this command, I think it crashed, or something. Dell Inspiron 1501 Release Date Same thing just download it and burn it to CD/ USB.

Command Line User Environment." Back to top #3 Habesque Habesque Topic Starter Members 74 posts OFFLINE Gender:Not Telling Location:England, UK Local time:09:32 AM Posted 22 May 2015 - 11:02 PM Dell Inspiron 1501 Wireless Driver An error occurred while mounting /boot. Like (2 likes) Mosegard | January 15, 2012 Try going to this ubuntu forum... Only 2 worked out of the box (even the wifi): Manjaro XFCE, and CentOS Remmie, 2016/07/01 02:47 If I upgrade my 1501 to a new 1 Terabyte hard drive can I

I think that your fixed would have worked (and I would have probably just used Ubuntu) if I hadn't of had these wired Internet issues. Puppy Linux andresomething, 2008/01/27 09:18 Inspiron 1501 I thought people who find this page might like to know that there is a blog specifically dealing with running Ubuntu on the Inspiron 1501: http://www.ubuntu1501.com/ The windows driver is available from Dell's website. Looks like you have run it too!

  • MR JOHN DOE, 2009/04/23 05:43 hi guys i have the inspiron 1501 i would like to have the best o.s that would be Linux it would run fast u guys know
  • As I did more research I found this thread (which had a Dell 1501 laptop like mine, with a similar non-working WIFI issue): http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...roblem-947621/ the solution in the message had a
  • I will see how this goes.
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I tried once with 10.3 and it was too much trouble getting the wireless to work, would have went through the trouble had I remember to test video but I needed This Dell 1390 wireless controller in the Inspiron 1501 doesn't have any native drivers for Linux so using the ndiswrapper module is necessary. Dell Inspiron 1501 Best Linux Distro automatically scales processor speed); auto-detected.

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Auto-detected, no problems. Dell Inspiron 1501 Specs As the computer was loading back up this came on the screen: Ubuntu 13.04 . . . .

Originally Posted by the_bug I've got a 60 GB hard drive and a gig of ram shared with the ATI xpress (128 mb) Reference your ATI card, ... news This issue has been fixed since kernel version 2.6.20.” gordon, 2007/09/15 14:42 Wireless Just a small addition I would like to make. Adv Reply May 16th, 2013 #2 Hadaka View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Ubuntu addict and loving it Join Date Apr 2012 BeansHidden! update-initramfs: deferring update (trigger activated) Processing triggers for initramfs-tools ... Dell Inspiron 1501 Ubuntu

[email protected] DavidMXG, 2008/01/21 08:38 hard drive use “For the hard drive in the Inspiron 1501 to be detected while installing Linux, you will likely need to use the boot parameter 'all-generic-ide'. In some distributions, such as Ubuntu, you will need to add pci=nomsi to your boot options for the system to boot properly. Like (0 likes) infinite_noob | January 11, 2012 I just installed ubuntu 11.10 on a dell inspiron 1501 with a dell 1390... http://alladinsys.com/dell-inspiron/dell-1501-wireless-driver-linux.php Select Articles, Forum, or Blog.

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Let us know what card there is. This is Linux on steroids LOL. He is quite knowledgeable so would be of great help. Someone else with experience with the ATI xpress (128 mb) will have to chime in. 01-Aug-2008,06:49 #3 tomdwright View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles New or Quiet

The procedure for this has changed a bit lately; here's what it was for me: $ su - # cd /tmp # wget http://downloads.openwrt.org/sources/broadcom-wl-4.80.53.0.tar.bz2 # tar -xf broadcom-wl-4.80.53.0.tar.bz2 # cd broadcom-wl-4.80.53.0.tar.bz2 Please get a temporary wired ethernet connection and do: sudo apt-get remove --purge bcmwl-kernel-source sudo apt-get install linux-firmware-nonfree Reboot and let us hear your report. I was leaving all the text output on the terminal screen so that I could copy and paste it all at one here. check my blog I couldn't get anything to work, so I rebooted again.