b43-fwcutter-012-1pclos2011.x86_64.rpm


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Description

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

Property Value
Distribution PCLinuxOS
Repository PCLinuxOS x86_64
Package name b43-fwcutter
Package version 012
Package release 1pclos2011
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 21.82 KB
Download size 21.82 KB
Official Mirror ftp.nluug.nl
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
It will create files directly at the required place (in either b43legacy or
b43 subfolder).

Alternatives

Package Version Architecture Repository
b43-fwcutter - - -

Requires

Name Value
libc.so.6()(64bit) -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.2.5)(64bit) -
rpmlib(CompressedFileNames) <= 3.0.4-1
rpmlib(PayloadFilesHavePrefix) <= 4.0-1
rpmlib(PayloadIsLzma) <= 4.4.6-1
rpmlib(VersionedDependencies) <= 3.0.3-1
rtld(GNU_HASH) -

Provides

Name Value
b43-fwcutter = 012-1pclos2011
b43-fwcutter(x86-64) = 012-1pclos2011

Obsoletes

Name Value
b43-fwcutter < 012

Download

Type URL
Binary Package b43-fwcutter-012-1pclos2011.x86_64.rpm
Source Package b43-fwcutter-012-1pclos2011.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable PCLinuxOS x86_64 repository in /etc/apt/sources.list:
    
    rpm http://ftp.nluug.nl/pub/os/Linux/distr/pclinuxos/pclinuxos/apt/ pclinuxos/64bit x86_64
    
  2. Update the package index:
    # apt-get update
  3. Install b43-fwcutter rpm package:
    # apt-get install b43-fwcutter

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