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Syslog shows the card recognised as a BCM4311, I don'tknow whether that's important or not. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. Are you new to LinuxQuestions.org? Distribution: Ubuntu 10.10 64bit, Slackware 13.1 64-bit Posts: 2,649 Blog Entries: 1 Rep: Quote: Originally Posted by Pscylo ... Source

wireless needs ndiswrapperSabayon 3.4 - experimenting on it now pip, 2008/12/21 01:46 Fedora 10 - HP 6720S variant KE109EA has all Intel chips (Ethernet, USB, Wireless, IDE, Display) and everything works I can't get an IP address though. Inicie sesión o regístrese para comentar no funciona vpuch Vie, 07/12/2007 - 04:46 [email protected]:/home/oem# svn checkout svn://svn.berlios.de/bcm43xx/trunk/sprom svn: URL 'svn://svn.berlios.de/bcm43xx/trunk/sprom' doesn't exist El syslog me da el siguiente mensaje: Dec 7 I tried all hints, all kind of drivers, raw, old, new - result always the same, laptop work very slowly (tested on kubuntu, fedora, ubuntu). http://www.linlap.com/hp-compaq_6720s

Pscylo View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by Pscylo 04-23-2008, 03:14 PM #5 cwwilson721 Senior Member Registered: Dec 2004 Location: I know it can be done with ndiswrapper too, and that may be my next step. Having a problem logging in? Editing This Page If you would like to edit this page please first view our Editing Guidelines.

Ubuntu 7.10 is a good choice for this laptop. HDCPC log shows it's timing out. Main Menu LQ Calendar LQ Rules LQ Sitemap Site FAQ View New Posts View Latest Posts Zero Reply Threads LQ Wiki Most Wanted Jeremy's Blog Report LQ Bug Syndicate Latest Maybe commenting it out might help.

Es como si no funcionara el driver no escucha nada, adjunto captura de pantalla- http://picasaweb.google.com/vpuchmovil/ProblemasUbuntu710/photo#51422448...    Vicente Puchades http://puchad.es Vicente Puchades http://puchad.es Inicie sesión o regístrese para comentar solución para wireless Visit the following links: Site Howto | Site FAQ | Sitemap | Register Now If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us. Hopefully this may help someone else who is having problems getting their 6720S wireless to work. click resources I did try and force wlan0 to 11g but it "doesn't support the command".

Is there a setting anywhere that could cause the MAC to report correctly. ndiswrapper required use the gui tool provided - very easySuse 10.3 - Works great .. Pscylo View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by Pscylo 04-25-2008, 05:35 AM #7 Pscylo Member Registered: Mar 2008 Distribution: Slackware Welcome to LinLap - The Linux Laptop Wiki Home Laptops Submit a Laptop Manufacturers Acer Asus Dell HP Lenovo Panasonic Samsung Sony Toshiba Other Guides on LinWik.com General CentOS Debian Fedora

needs ndiswrapper for wireless.Slackware 12.0 - video needs tweaking. Inicie sesión o regístrese para comentar Particionado vpuch Lun, 10/12/2007 - 06:17 Primero instale Vista  que tarda bastante, luego cambie el tamaño de la particion lo hice desde Vista con las wireless "tarjeta Mini PCI Broadcom 802.11 b/g" Linux-laptopshttp://www.linux-on-laptops.com/ Linux driver for the Broadcom bcm43xx wireless chips.http://bcm43xx.berlios.de/?go=home Tienes que tener instalado "subversion" para conseguir el driver:Code:$ sudo apt-get update$ sudo apt-get subversion If bring up wlan0, ifconfig reports this: lo Link encap:Local Loopback inet addr:127.0.0.1 Mask:255.0.0.0 inet6 addr: ::1/128 Scope:Host UP LOOPBACK RUNNING MTU:16436 Metric:1 RX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0 TX packets:0

It's a BIG thread on Ubuntu's forums: http://goo.gl/sNkR3 ComradeV, 2012/01/30 19:07 I have an issue with the SD slot working on Ubuntu 11.10. http://livewirenews.net/compaq-6720s/compaq-6720s-driver-xp.html I think it was iwconfig command that reported the full details of the ap. I don't think it would matter anyhow since all you're doing with that line is setting an environment variable and since wpa_supplicant isn't called it won't be used. Mi primer error fue al hacer el redimensionado el Vista tiene un limite creo recordar que debes de dejar unos 55GB  si lo sobrepasas te el Vista y la instalacion ya

descarga el paquete precompilado: http://debian.cafuego.net/pool/feisty-cafuego/bcm43xx/bcm43xx-firmware_1.3-1ubuntu2_all.deb y asegurate (yo no necesite hacer esto) que no aparece en el blacklist el modulo bcm43xx (tipico de la instalacion de ndiswrapper), si está, lo borras: Sometimes, it's the easier things we overlook. Would it be then:# dhcpcd wlan0 to bring it up? http://livewirenews.net/compaq-6720s/compaq-6720s-xp-drivers.html I would post the messages I get on startup, but I don't know where I would find the output.

Pscylo View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by Pscylo 04-25-2008, 10:13 AM #8 -{Jester}- Member Registered: Apr 2008 Location: The Here is the result:$ sudo xrandr –newmode “1280x800_60.00” 83.50 1280 1352 1480 1680 800 803 809 831 -hsync +vsyncxrandr: Failed to get size of gamma for output default$ sudo xrandr –addmode It just goes to show you...

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Es que has de dejar la particion de Recovery que viene en FAT 32 y despues instalar el Ubunto a mi en mi Pavillion me dio bastantes problemas pero ahora va Ethernet You must upgrade to the newest BIOS, because the F.07< bioses, were known to have trouble with ethernet drivers in Linux (and also in Windows XP). Blogs Recent Entries Best Entries Best Blogs Blog List Search Blogs Home Forums HCL Reviews Tutorials Articles Register Search Search Forums Advanced Search Search Tags Search LQ Wiki Search Tutorials/Articles Search Maybe commenting it out might help.

I had already created a wpa_supplicant.conf file before my quest to get a connection commenced. This seems to show it's working to an extent and from this point I don't know whether it's a networking or wireless issue. Lspci reports the following: 10:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4312 802.11a/b/g (rev 02) 10:00.0 0280: 14e4:4312 (rev 02) I'm running Slackware current kernel version 12.1 2.6.24.4-smp i686 I've followed the instructions Check This Out I wouldn't think the mac address to be wrong myself.

For a general discussion about this laptop you can visit the HP-Compaq 6720s page on LapWik. This page is just for discussing using Linux on the HP-Compaq 6720s. Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. Abdelrahman, 2009/11/15 21:38 my have problem with my hp 6720s is that the power manger doesn't contain the on battery tap so when i remove the ac power supply the brightness

It won't help a lot if you get the same error, but if you don't you know that wpa_supplicant is somehow to blame. Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started Ross, 2010/11/02 14:53 Here is native drivers for Broadcom in 6720s http://www.broadcom.com/support/802.11/linux_sta.php Ross, 2010/11/02 14:57 And here is how to compile the driver: http://wiki.centos.org/HowTos/Laptops/Wireless/Broadcom svakulenko.a, 2010/10/14 19:50 I have hp 6720s, At least you'll be able to narrow down the error to it either being definitely with wpa_supplicant.

Hibernation and Suspend It is better to disable them from the beginning, as they won't work well on almost all linux distros, and can be really troublesome. Pscylo View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by Pscylo 04-25-2008, 05:32 PM #10 cwwilson721 Senior Member Registered: Dec 2004 Location: