b43-fwcutter - Broadcom BCM43xx firmware extracter

Property Value
Distribution Slackware 13.37
Repository Salix i486
Package name b43-fwcutter
Package version 013
Package release 6pw
Package architecture i486
Package type txz
Installed size 44.00 KB
Download size 11.00 KB
Official Mirror download.salixos.org
The Broadcom wireless chip needs software, called "firmware", that
runs on the wireless chip itself during operation. This firmware is
copyrighted by Broadcom and must be extracted from Broadcom's
proprietary drivers.
You can extract the firmware from the Broadcom driver by using
Note: Read '/usr/doc/b43-fwcutter-013/README.Slackware' for help.


Package Version Architecture Repository
b43-fwcutter-013-x86_64-6pw.txz 013 x86_64 Salix
b43-fwcutter - - -


Type URL
Binary Package b43-fwcutter-013-i486-6pw.txz
Source Package unknown

Install Howto

  1. Download b43-fwcutter-013-i486-6pw.txz
  2. Install b43-fwcutter txz package:
    # upgradepkg --install-new b43-fwcutter-013-i486-6pw.txz

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