[sf-lug] how to wifi a dell inpiron 1545 running ubuntu 9.04?

Tyler Trafford ttrafford at gmail.com
Mon Oct 26 14:26:20 PDT 2009

jim wrote:

>    i'm trying to get wifi working on a new Dell 
> inspiron 1545 with a broadcom chipset; OS is 
> ununtu 9.04. seems a driver issue. (i can provide 
> info later, when i'm with the computer.) 
>    can anyone point me to a solution? i'm bored 
> reading the same old google returns. it's a new 
> install, so i can reinstall 9.10 if anyone thinks 
> that would do the trick (after i get a 9.10 CD, 
> of course). 
> hopefully, 

I would consider replacing the Broadcom MiniPCI card, if it were me.
Tyler Trafford

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