I have installed Fedora and I have problems trying to install the Broadcom BCM43412 Driver for wireless connections.

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    You're more likely to get a good answer if you tell us what you've tried so far, why it failed, or where are you getting stuck. – Roflo Nov 24 '16 at 23:42

First, you need to enable rpmfusion repo on your system ( free + non free repo) , it depends on your fedora version following the steps descried here

To get the wifi working , you need to install the broadcom-wl package , then enable the wl module. Also you should disable the secure boot from your bios settings because the wl module isn't signed.

To install the driver run the following command:

yum install broadcom-wl
modprobe wl
  • It returns modprobe: FATAL: Module wl not found in directory /lib/modules/4.8.6-300.fc25.x86_64 – Luis Veliz Nov 25 '16 at 22:26
  • @LuisVeliz install the kernel-devel – GAD3R Nov 26 '16 at 18:26

Check kernel-devel matches the current kernel

dnf install "kernel-devel-uname-r == $(uname -r)"

Then rebuild kernel modules

akmods --force 

Enable wireless module

modprobe wl

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