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bluetooth.service running, but bluetoothctl says "org.bluez.Error.NotReady"

I got the same problem. It turned that the @turf answer didn't work for me. After I checked rfkill: $ rfkill list 0: hci0: Bluetooth Soft blocked: yes Hard blocked: no 1: phy0: ...
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bluetooth.service running, but bluetoothctl says "org.bluez.Error.NotReady"

Okay, wow, turns out all I had to do was run bluetoothctl power on
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What to do with a circular dependency between two packages in Fedora?

There is no problem if both rpm files depend on one another; just install the two together: rpm -ivh akmod-wl-6.30.223.271-13.fc26.x86_64.rpm broadcom-wl-6.30.223.271-2.fc26.noarch.rpm Logically; if ...
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WiFi not working with Broadcom 43ba driver

The notes for the chip BCM43602 say: Supported in 3.17+. You probably have an older kernel. Check by running: uname -r If this is the case, update your kernel to >= 3.17 and everything will work ...
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Broadcom Wireless PCI Card BMC4360 14e4:43a0 cannot get drivers working

I finally got it working. My working environment: 4.16.5-1-ARCH [rname -r] My Desktop: GNOME My Network-Env.: network-manager-applet 1.8.11dev+12+ga37483c1-1 My Wlan-Card: Broadcom Limited ...
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Dell laptop won't connect to 5GHz network

The BCM4313 WiFi chipset is a single frequency 2.4GHz chipset. It is capable of going to a theoretical speed of around 150Mbps. You might also suspect by the lsusb output, in the 802.11bgn string, ...
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bluetooth.service running, but bluetoothctl says "org.bluez.Error.NotReady"

In my case the solution was: bluetoothctl power on followed by rfkill unblock all hci0 was soft blocked.
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Is there any way that I can make packet injection to work on my MBA 2015 11"s Wireless NIC (Broadcom)?

For packet injection abilities you have to buy a wifi chipset that does support the functionality; Broadcom is not certainly one of them. Some chipsets support monitor mode, and even a stricter small ...
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broadcom 43142 on archlinux: no interface

Install the broadcom-wl-dkms package. You can Install it from AUR using yaourt (deprecated use yay instead) please see the complete list on AUR helpers: yaourt -S broadcom-wl-dkms Unload ...
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Fedora 25 Broadcom Wireless BCM43228 No WiFi

Make sure that correct kernel-devel is installed. If not, first install kernel-devel package. Note that kernel-devel is different than kernel-debug-devel. I guess that you have already installed the ...
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How does bcma relate to brcmsmac?

Broadcom's hardware design includes a standard PCI/PCIe interface module, which is identical in many of their products. Then there is Broadcom's own proprietary interface bus that can have one or more ...
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systemd-udevd high cpu usage

I'm on Ubuntu 18.04 with a Dell laptop (kernel version 4.15.0-20-generic) and I also had problem with systemd-udevd clogging my cpu. I've been looking for solution all over the internet, and it seems ...
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Configuring BCM4360 (MacBook Air) on FreeBSD to connect to WiFi

Have you taken a look at the manual page for bwn(4)1? It mentions that bwn devices need firmware to be loaded. Installing firmware Firmware for those devices is available as a port called net/bwn-...
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How does bcma relate to brcmsmac?

I had the same questions as you. In my case, the wireless controler is a Broadcom Corporation BCM4313 and the manufacturer and model numbers are 14e4 and 4727 : $ lspci -nn -s 03:00 |grep -i net 03:...
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Can't get akmod-wl module to work in Fedora 24 for Broadcom BCM4322

You need to disable secure boot. Go in bios and find that option, disable it and it and re-install wl
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Monitor mode on macbook 2015 hardware in (kali) linux

Get a usb wifi adapter and that will fix all your problems here a list of kali Linux WIFI adapter that works just perfect
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How to install BCM43412 driver on Fedora?

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 ...
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Debian only recognizing eth0 on install

https://wiki.debian.org/bcm43xx Just as a note to people posting issues on hardware, you have to include what hardware it is in your initial posting or nobody can help you or figure out the issue. ...
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Fedora 25 Broadcom Wireless BCM43228 No WiFi

I have exactly the same issue, I installed kernel-devel sudo dnf install kernel-devel-4.9.6-200.fc25.x86_64 then I followed the same steps that Xenox mentioned in his answer and now wifi is ...
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Unable to get Broadcom wireless drivers working on Arch Linux

OP has a Broadcom BCM4313 chipset, which is not supported by the b43 driver, so enabling the core revisions listed in the warning will have no effect. Further, this particular chipset is not fully ...
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Linux mint:Wireless Device Unclaimed after Upgrade

this might be useful, basically... sudo apt-get install firmware-b43-installer and if something like "An unsupported BCM4312 Low-Power (LP-PHY) device was found." comes out, then: sudo apt-get ...
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Wireless card keeps connecting then disconnecting

Solved it. I ran journalctl -xe and noticed that hostapd was disabling wlp6s0. Purging hostapd with sudo apt autoremove --purge hostapd solved the problem.
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Persistent WiFi connectivity problems in Kali Linux

Solved my own problem! The solution was to: Add deb http://deb.debian.org/debian bullseye-backports main contrib non-free  and deb http://deb.debian.org/debian bullseye main non-free  to /etc/apt/...
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Broadcom NetXtreme II BCM57810 10 Gigabit Ethernet appearing as unclaimed on ubuntu 20.04

You need to install linux-firmware and linux-modules, the kernel driver is bnx2x.ko. sudo apt install linux-firmware linux-modules-$(uname -r) sudo modprobe -v bnx2x In debian is packaged under ...
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Fedora 25 Broadcom Wireless BCM43228 No WiFi

I was dealing with the same problem, I've solved this way: sudo dnf install -y https://download1.rpmfusion.org/nonfree/fedora/rpmfusion-nonfree-release-25.noarch.rpm https://download1.rpmfusion.org/...
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Debian only recognizing eth0 on install

The right driver for the BCM43142 is the wl , it can be loaded after installing the broadcom-sta-dkms package following the steps as described here Broadcom STA is a binary-only device driver to ...
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How to get Bluetooth working on Arch Linux?

You need to install the firmware. You can find it right on AUR: https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/bcm43142-firmware/ Then reboot. As check, run the previous command dmesg | grep Bluetooth; you will ...
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How to get Bluetooth working on Arch Linux?

I had the same problem. I use Arch Manjaro (Gnome). I solved it (more or less) using the "Fn" + "Wireless key". It works like a "on/off" for the bluetooth too. Like your pictur, with Bluetooth window ...
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Kali live usb "Module w0 not found in directory" Broadcom 4360

I found dependencies missing and this are all the packages I had to install. Now works fine. bcmwl-kernel-source_6.30.223.248+bdcom-0ubuntu8_amd64.deb linux-headers-4.6.0-kali1-common_4.6.4-...
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