Install Broadcam BCM43142 Fedora 26

  1. Install rpmfusion repos:
    1. sudo dnf install http://download1.rpmfusion.org/free/fedora/rpmfusion-free-release-$(rpm -E %fedora).noarch.rpm http://download1.rpmfusion.org/nonfree/fedora/rpmfusion-nonfree-release-$(rpm -E %fedora).noarch.rpm
    2.  sudo dnf install akmod-wl kernel-devel
  2. Configure new installed modules:
    1. printf blacklist b43\nblacklist ssb\nblacklist bcma\n | sudo tee /etc/modprobe.d/wl.conf
    2. echo wl | sudo tee /etc/modules-load.d/wl.conf
  3. Reboot or load manually drivers:
    1. sudo rmmod b43 ssb bcma
    2. sudo modprobe wl
  4. Configure firewalld:
    1. firewal-cmd –list–all-zones (check the name of the actual default and active zone)
    2. ifconfg / ip a s / iwconfig and look the actual interface name
    3. firewall-cmd –permanent –zone=internal –change-interface=wlp1s0
  5. Connect with nmcli/NetworkManager  or others
    1. check logs journalctl  -n
  6. Links
    1. https://onpub.com/install-broadcom-linux-wi-fi-driver-on-fedora-23-s
    2. https://ask.fedoraproject.org/en/question/94267/problems-installing-driver-for-broadcom-bcm43142-on-fedora-2425/

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