I am an amateur with opensuse and i have installed 11.3 today i cannot get the wireless to work it just wont even show as connected or even detected please please help i will give you as much info as possible please ask if anymore needed and tell me how to get it thanks
Running opensuse 11.3 acer aspire 5520 laptop- can get a WIRED connection
/sbin/lspci= Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4311 802.11b/g WLAN (rev 01) = Ethernet controller: nVidia Corporation MCP67 Ethernet (rev a2)
/> /sbin/lspci -nnv | grep 14e4
05:00.0 Network controller : Broadcom Corporation BCM4311 802.11b/g WLAN [14e4:4311] (rev 01)
lo no wireless extensions.
eth0 no wireless extensions.
wlan0 IEEE 802.11bg ESSID:off/any
Mode:Managed Access Point: Not-Associated Tx-Power=0 dBm
Retry long limit:7 RTS thr:off Fragment thr:off
sudo /usr/sbin/iwlist scan
lo Interface doesn’t support scanning.
eth0 Interface doesn’t support scanning.
wlan0 Interface doesn’t support scanning : Network is down