[ubuntu] Broadcom BCM4306 on 9.10...

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http://ubuntuforums.org – Well, my second post here and I guess it's my first real glitch. There seem to be a lot of threads on various Broadcom controllers - so far nothing suggested has worked, hence I'm starting one of my own. Just installed 9.10 on a dual-boot compaq nx9105 that already had WinXP on it. This is my first time with Linux at home. lspci tells me I have the following: Quote: 02:02.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4306 802.11b/g Wireless LAN Controller (rev 03) iwconfig outputs: Quote: lo no wireless extensions. eth0 no wireless extensions. I followed the instructions here: http://www.ubuntumini.com/2009/11/br...in-karmic.html which led me, via Synaptic, though doing a complete package update and installing bcmwl-kernel-source. I then followed the instructions here: http://www.broadcom.com/docs/linux_sta/README.txt which led me through... I think... installing the STA drivers? Those were rather hard to follow though, and I'm not certain I got it right, I'm not sure how to check. I then ran through these instructions in the "Definitive 9.10 Broadcom Solution Guide": http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1368699 which installed b43-fwcutter I finally installed WICD network manager (via Sytaptic), which tells me "No wireless networks found". Each of the above was followed by a reboot. At all points, checking System -> Hardware Drivers showed no trace of any Wireless driver. Repeated pressing of the little wireless button on the front of the laptop has never resulted in the Little Blue Light of Internet Goodness. The ethernet adapter's working fine, although I'd rather not be trailing a lump of CAT5 across the lounge. The only other option I'm aware of at the moment seems to be something about using the Windows drivers? That looked a bit daunting so I'm asking if anyone knows of any other possibilities, or a simple walkthrough for this. Thanks :) (HowTos)