b43-firmware-install-0.1-3.mga6.nonfree.noarch.rpm


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Description

b43-firmware-install - Package that installs proprietary firmware for Broadcom 43xx chips

Distribution: Mageia 6.0
Repository: Mageia Nonfree x86_64
Package name: b43-firmware-install
Package version: 0.1
Package release: 3.mga6.nonfree
Package architecture: noarch
Package type: rpm
Installed size: 2.77 KB
Download size: 8.88 KB
Official Mirror: distrib-coffee.ipsl.jussieu.fr
This package contains script, that automatically downloads precompiled proprietary broadcom-wl driver and extracts firmware from it using b43-fwcutter. There are no any proprietary components in package itself. Driver will be downloaded after installation, so you need working Internet connection. You can also install firmware later by running b43-firmware-install as root.

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Provides

  • b43-firmware-install == 0.1-3.mga6.nonfree

    Install Howto

    1. Enable Mageia Nonfree repository on "Install and Remove Software"
    2. Update packages list:
      # urpmi.update -a
    3. Install b43-firmware-install rpm package:
      # urpmi b43-firmware-install

    Files

    • /usr/sbin/b43-firmware-install
    • /usr/share/doc/b43-firmware-install/README

    Changelog

    2017-07-07 - akien <akien> 0.1-3.mga6 + Revision: 1109179 - Mageia 6 rebuild

    2015-01-18 - alexl <alexl> 0.1-2.mga5.nonfree + Revision: 811383 - fixed scriptlets for an update

    2015-01-18 - alexl <alexl> 0.1-1.mga5.nonfree + Revision: 811275 - imported package b43-firmware-install

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