Twitter joins the Linux Foundation - another thumb up for Linux serversview story

http://www.linuxandlife.com – If you use both Linux and Twitter, you should surely tweet this, following the footsteps of other giants like Broadcom, Nvidia and Samsung, Twitter has joined the Linux Foundation confirming the growing stature Linux in the world of dedicated web servers and global data centers.  “Linux and its ability to be heavily tweaked is fundamental to our technology infrastructure,” said Chris Anis (Distributions)

F17: Continuing problem with wireless: Broadcom BCM4321view story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Using Fedora 17. With F16, I fixed the problems with the Broadcom BCM4321 wi-fi card in my Dell Vostro 1500 following the instruction in the (now closed) thread: http://forums.fedoraforum.org/showthread.php?t=239922 See my comment there. (HowTos)

wireless issues ubuntu 12.04view story

http://askubuntu.com – My ubuntu 12.04 lts does not detect any wireless network unless i reboot with the ethernet connection. With the ethernet connection, both the wifi and ethernet are detected and at that point in time, even if i remove the cable, the system keeps on running with the wifi. However, each time , i am having to boot my laptop with the cable to be able to go on the net . (HowTos)

Wi-Fi card not detectedview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – I'm having trouble enabling the wireless adapter on my Acer after installing Fedora. Here's my card's info: Code: Broadcom Corporation Netlink BCM57785 Gigabit Ethernet PCIe (rev 10) I'm using Fedora 17. Any insight on how to solve this or where to find more information is truly appreciated! Thanks! (HowTos)

Can I upgrade my graphics driver to support the latest OpenGL versions?view story

http://askubuntu.com – My laptop is a Core 2 Duo Dell from 2008. I am trying to run some OpenGL programs. The program with following code doesn't work: glutInitContextVersion(4, 0); glutInitContextFlags(GLUT_FORWARD_COMPATIBLE); glutInitContextProfile(GLUT_CORE_PROFILE); The code requires OpenGL version of 4.0. glxinfo suggests OpenGL version 2.1. (HowTos)

Broadcom Wireless Helpview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – altbdoor wrote:Wow guys. Stop me if I'm wrong. From wiki, OP's wireless ([14e4:4315]) is supported with the b43/b43legacy driver. Is building broadcom-wl a must?@deadheartsbeat, is the b43/b43legacy driver loaded? You can check with the command lsmod | grep b43. If its there, it should be working. (HowTos)

Cannot connect to internet with ubuntu 11.10 wired connectionview story

http://askubuntu.com – I installed Ubuntu 11.10 on my Dell Optiplex 745 today. I could not connect to the internet with the LiveCD, but I installed it anyway. It still doesn't work. This is the first time linux has been installed on this computer. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] SD card reader for Acer AO756view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I'm running xubuntu 12.04 on my Acer 756 netbook; everything works except for the sdcard: It does not show up under lspci (I tried to boot with or without the sdcard inserted). It does work in window 7. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Airodump #data problemview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – hey guys... (Hardware)

can't get BCM4312 [14e4:4315] after upgrade from 10.04LTS to 12.04LTSview story

http://askubuntu.com – Based on answers to other questions, I have tried b43 and STA drivers w/o success and have probably caused additional problems along the way. Also based on info requested in connection with other similar questions, I am providing the contentd of blacklist.conf, blacklist-local.conf and jockey.log. (HowTos)