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    WIFI drivers not detected in fedora 13

    I have purchased Lenovo G460 laptop recently.
    I wanna use the linux so i installed fedora 13. The problem is internet is not connected through wifi.
    I browse several forums but failed.
    Can some one please help me.
    I am new to the Linux environment.
    Thanks
    Pradeep Segu

    ---------- Post added at 11:18 PM ---------- Previous post was at 11:13 PM ----------

    By the way..
    When did the commands lspci & lsusb
    the output is as follows:

    [segu@segu ~]$ lspci
    00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Device 0044 (rev 02)
    00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation Device 0046 (rev 02)
    00:16.0 Communication controller: Intel Corporation Ibex Peak HECI Controller (rev 06)
    00:1a.0 USB Controller: Intel Corporation Ibex Peak USB2 Enhanced Host Controller (rev 05)
    00:1b.0 Audio device: Intel Corporation Ibex Peak High Definition Audio (rev 05)
    00:1c.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation Ibex Peak PCI Express Root Port 1 (rev 05)
    00:1c.1 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation Ibex Peak PCI Express Root Port 2 (rev 05)
    00:1c.2 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation Ibex Peak PCI Express Root Port 3 (rev 05)
    00:1c.4 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation Ibex Peak PCI Express Root Port 5 (rev 05)
    00:1d.0 USB Controller: Intel Corporation Ibex Peak USB2 Enhanced Host Controller (rev 05)
    00:1e.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation 82801 Mobile PCI Bridge (rev a5)
    00:1f.0 ISA bridge: Intel Corporation Ibex Peak LPC Interface Controller (rev 05)
    00:1f.2 SATA controller: Intel Corporation Ibex Peak 4 port SATA AHCI Controller (rev 05)
    00:1f.3 SMBus: Intel Corporation Ibex Peak SMBus Controller (rev 05)
    00:1f.6 Signal processing controller: Intel Corporation Ibex Peak Thermal Subsystem (rev 05)
    05:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation Device 4727 (rev 01)
    06:00.0 Ethernet controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8101E/RTL8102E PCI Express Fast Ethernet controller (rev 02)
    ff:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Device 2c62 (rev 02)
    ff:00.1 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Device 2d01 (rev 02)
    ff:02.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Device 2d10 (rev 02)
    ff:02.1 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Device 2d11 (rev 02)
    ff:02.2 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Device 2d12 (rev 02)
    ff:02.3 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Device 2d13 (rev 02)
    [segu@segu ~]$ lsusb
    Bus 002 Device 005: ID 0bda:0158 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Mass Stroage Device
    Bus 002 Device 004: ID 0461:4d15 Primax Electronics, Ltd Dell Optical Mouse
    Bus 002 Device 003: ID 04f2:b1c1 Chicony Electronics Co., Ltd
    Bus 002 Device 002: ID 8087:0020
    Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
    Bus 001 Device 003: ID 10ab:0816 USI Co., Ltd
    Bus 001 Device 002: ID 8087:0020
    Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

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    Re: WIFI drivers not detected in fedora 13

    Try the lspci again with the -nn option to get it to reveal the PCI-ID number. I think that 4727 thing may actually be a BCM4313 that can work with b43 or broadcom-wl.
    Code:
    lspci -nn

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    Cool Re: WIFI drivers not detected in fedora 13

    Thank you forum.

    I am able to connect through wifi...
    I followed the steps in the post ...

    http://forums.fedoraforum.org/showthread.php?t=239922

    And ... Thanks for the reply Stoat...

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