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Ubuntu :: Wireless Not Working On HP Pavilion DM4


I installed lucid lynx on my hp pavilion dm4 laptop, very happy with it. My wireless is not working though (I have ethernet working), I have looked for drivers for the Broadcom card that's supposed to pick it up, the light is orange. I have seen that many people have this problem, tried their solutions to no avail. I have ndiswrapper installed and have found some drivers that detect the hardware, still not getting wireless.

This is my output lshw -C network output:
Code:
rho@Schwarzschild:~$ lshw -C network
WARNING: you should run this program as super-user.
*-network
description: Ethernet interface
product: RTL8111/8168B PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet control
vendor: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd.
physical id: 0
bus info: pci@0000:01:00.0
Logical name: eth0
Version: 03
Serial: d8:d3:85:28:a9:fb
Width: 64 bits
Clock: 33MHz
Capabilities: bus_master cap_list ethernet physical
Configuration: broadcast=yes driver=r8169 driverversion=2.3LK-NAPI ip=192.168.1.69 latency=0 multicast=yes
Resources: irq:31 ioport:2000(size=256) memory:b0404000-b0404fff(prefetchable) memory:b0400000-b0403fff(prefetchable)
*-network UNCLAIMED
description: Network controller
product: Broadcom Corporation
vendor: Broadcom Corporation
physical id: 0
Bus info: pci@0000:02:00.0
Version: 01
Width: 64 bits
Clock: 33MHz
Capabilities: bus_master cap_list
Configuration: latency=0
Resources: memory:b2400000-b2403fff


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