b43-fwcutter-018-2-rosa2014.1.x86_64.rpm


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Description

b43-fwcutter - Tool to extract firmware for Broadcom 43xx network chip

Distribution: ROSA 2014.1
Repository: ROSA Main x86_64
Package name: b43-fwcutter
Package version: 018
Package release: 2-rosa2014.1
Package architecture: x86_64
Package type: rpm
Installed size: 44.26 KB
Download size: 19.03 KB
Official Mirror: mirror.rosalab.ru
Fwcutter allows you to extract the firmware required for Broadcom 43xx chips out of the .o files available with the card or on the Internet. Not all versions of the firmwares are supported by this tool. You can list supported firmwares with : b43-fwcutter -l Depending on your chip, you will need a version 3 or 4 firmware. Useful reading and links to firmwares that can be extracted are available at http://linuxwireless.org/en/users/Drivers/b43 Extract (as root) with : b43-fwcutter -w /lib/firmware wl_apsta_mimo.o OR b43-fwcutter -w /lib/firmware wl_apsta.o (for LP-PHY cards like BCM4312 only!) It will create files directly at the required place (in either b43legacy or b43 subdirectory).

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  • b43-fwcutter == 018-2:2014.1

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    Install Howto

    1. Enable ROSA Main repository on Install and Remove Software"
    2. Update packages list:
      # urpmi.update -a
    3. Install b43-fwcutter rpm package:
      # urpmi b43-fwcutter

    Files

    • /usr/bin/b43-fwcutter
    • /usr/share/doc/b43-fwcutter/COPYING
    • /usr/share/doc/b43-fwcutter/README
    • /usr/share/man/man1/b43-fwcutter.1.xz

    Changelog

    2014-06-27 - Alex Burmashev <alex.burmashev@rosalab.ru> 018-2 + Revision: ce6f862 - MassBuild#440: Increase release tag

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