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Broadcom Corporation BCM4311, BCM4312, BCM4313, BCM4321, BCM4322, BCM43224, BCM43225, BCM43227 and BCM43228 Based Wireless NICs

Step 1: Determining WLAN chip and installing dependencies
Step 2: Downloading and extracting Broadcom driver archive
Step 3: Compiling the Broadcom driver module
Step 4a: Loading the driver module into kernel
Step 4b: Loading the driver module into kernel on boot time

In order to install Read More →

Drivers :
Windows drivers necessary for Netgear WNA3100
Based on:
http://sourceforge.net/apps/mediawiki/ndiswrapper/index.php?title=Netgear_WNA3100

1. Connect the WNA3100 and:

$lsusb

It should list:

Bus 001 Device 003: ID 0846:9020 NetGear, Inc. WNA3100(v1) Wireless-N 300 [Broadcom BCM43231]

2. Get the latest ndiswrapper source:

http://sourceforge.net/projects/ndiswrapper
At moment of writing: v1.58

3. Unpack in /usr/src or any other directory
4. Make sure to uninstall everyting you have on ndiswrapper:
apt-get purge ndiswrapper-source ndiswrapper-dkms Read More →