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Skylake support isn't currently all that good in Linux in general. Furthermore, the default kernel in Debian 8.4 (and the associated firmware) is too old... You should try the updates available in the backports: echo deb http://http.debian.net/debian jessie-backports main contrib non-free > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/jessie-backports.list (as root), then ...
When you booted your laptop and configured the wired bge0 interface via dhclient, it became the default route (as seen in the rightmost column in the output of netstat -r). When you later configured your wireless bwn0 interface and disconnected the wired interface, it wasn't set to be the default route. When you tried to access the network (or reply to ...
To disable Wireless N in the module echo "options iwlwifi 11n_disable=1" | sudo tee /etc/modprobe.d/iwl-opt.conf Reboot But I would suggest enabling Wireless N on the router and trying this option echo "options iwlwifi 11n_disable=8" | sudo tee /etc/modprobe.d/iwl-opt.conf This command enables aggressive TX on Wireless-N and fixes a lot of issues
A couple of things. First of, some printer makers have Apps that you can control your printer from. Maybe that would help you. But you have sort of a dilemma here. If you are running your printer from a browser on the Pi, when you do http transactions, the client is the Pi. So if the web page says "Browse to a file to print", you are really browsing the ...
On linux you have iw (show/manipulate wireless devices and their configuration) and when used with the dev command: Commands: dev List all network interfaces for wireless hardware. that is iw dev you'll get something like: phy#0 Interface wlan0 ifindex 3 wdev 0x1 addr 00:12:32:e4:18:24 type managed phy#1 ...
You need to build a new kernel. The Brodcom BCM43142 is working under the 3.2.81 kernel version. To get some idea about the problem we can refer to the Bug report posted by @stephen-kitt 1) Remove the bcmwl driver 2) Compile the 3.2.81 Kernel 3) Re-install the broadcom-sta-dkms
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