Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: Wifi Driver

  1. #1
    Just burned his ISO
    Join Date
    Oct 2010

    Default Wifi Driver


    First of all, thanks everybody for the wonderful work here.

    I'm a newbie and I will follow the simple rule I've seen many time here; learn ubuntu before backtrack.

    But before I reinstall, I would like to know if there's a way to copy/save the wifi driver I'm curently using in backtrack to use it in ubuntu. Because all the documentation I found about my wifi card (broadcom4306) tell me it's unable to use the monitor mode or to inject packets. It was a surprise for me to discover I'm able to do both in backtrack. Thanks again guys.

  2. #2
    Super Moderator lupin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010

    Default Re: Wifi Driver

    Possible in theory, difficult in practice. I have already answered this question before so you may want to have a hunt through my post history to find more detail.
    Capitalisation is important. It's the difference between "Helping your brother Jack off a horse" and "Helping your brother jack off a horse".

    The Forum Rules, Forum FAQ and the BackTrack Wiki... learn them, love them, live them.

  3. #3
    Just burned his ISO
    Join Date
    Oct 2010


    Thanks for the quick awnser, will do so now, be back tomorrow...

    If you said, it's easy, I would probably find it difficult to do but you said difficult so, what it mean to me is forget about it, at least for now.

    I've found this in your old post:

    So my solution would be to put BT4 on a usb stick and buy a Netgear Wg111v2 Usb Wifi Card or something like it and hope it will behave in ubuntu as well as it does in BT4.
    Last edited by Archangel-Amael; 10-06-2010 at 06:02 PM.

Similar Threads

  1. Atheros AR5001 wifi driver(?) problem
    By gsx1022 in forum Beginners Forum
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 05-25-2010, 04:20 PM
  2. Wifi injection- driver rt73 e rt2500usb
    By go3mon in forum Angolo Wireless
    Replies: 16
    Last Post: 05-22-2010, 12:49 PM
  3. how to install a driver for wireless wifi card
    By zurek22 in forum Beginners Forum
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 05-09-2010, 05:38 PM
  4. How to manually set what driver to use with wifi dongle ?
    By alan-smithee in forum OLD BT3final Support
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 08-08-2008, 06:42 AM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts