troubleshooting Question

How can I configure Wireless Network in OpenSuse 11.3

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First I have done with root.
sudo /usr/sbin/install_bcm43xx_firmware

I have installed b43-firmware, b43-fwcutter through Yast, but Network Manager can't find wireless .. wireless is disabled. Please suggest what should I do.


linux-445p:/boot # nm-tool

NetworkManager Tool

State: connected

** (process:6417): WARNING **: error: failed to read connections from org.freedesktop.NetworkManagerUserSettings:
    The name org.freedesktop.NetworkManagerUserSettings was not provided by any .service files
- Device: eth0  [Auto eth0] ----------------------------------------------------
  Type:              Wired
  Driver:            forcedeth
  State:             connected
  Default:           yes
  HW Address:        00:22:19:F7:A5:52

    Carrier Detect:  yes
    Speed:           100 Mb/s

  Wired Properties
    Carrier:         on

  IPv4 Settings:
    Prefix:          24 (


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