b43-openfwwf - Open firmware for some Broadcom 43xx series WLAN chips

Property Value
Distribution Mageia Cauldron
Repository Mageia Core i586
Package name b43-openfwwf
Package version 5.2
Package release 10.mga6
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Installed size 30.81 KB
Download size 20.19 KB
Official Mirror distrib-coffee.ipsl.jussieu.fr
Open firmware for some Broadcom 43xx series WLAN chips.
Currently supported models are 4306, 4311(rev1), 4318 and 4320.


Package Version Architecture Repository
b43-openfwwf-5.2-10.mga6.noarch.rpm 5.2 noarch Mageia Core
b43-openfwwf - - -


Name Value
b43-openfwwf == 5.2-10.mga6


Type URL
Binary Package b43-openfwwf-5.2-10.mga6.noarch.rpm
Source Package b43-openfwwf-5.2-10.mga6.src.rpm

Install Howto

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




2016-06-02 - tmb <tmb> 5.2-10.mga6
+ Revision: 1020041
- drop pcm5.fw again as there is no official legal redistribution rights
from Broadcom and without source it does not belong in core anyway
2016-05-29 - zezinho <zezinho> 5.2-9.mga6
+ Revision: 1019283
- added pcm.fw binary file as it is needed for kernels > 4.3
2016-03-16 - zezinho <zezinho> 5.2-8.mga6
+ Revision: 992016
- change path as new kernels search firmware in b43-open folder
2016-02-06 - umeabot <umeabot> 5.2-7.mga6
+ Revision: 941284
- Mageia 6 Mass Rebuild
2014-10-15 - umeabot <umeabot> 5.2-6.mga5
+ Revision: 743303
- Second Mageia 5 Mass Rebuild
2014-09-16 - umeabot <umeabot> 5.2-5.mga5
+ Revision: 678090
- Mageia 5 Mass Rebuild
2013-10-18 - umeabot <umeabot> 5.2-4.mga4
+ Revision: 502984
- Mageia 4 Mass Rebuild

See Also

Package Description
b43-tools-017-6.mga6.i586.rpm Tools for the Broadcom 43xx series WLAN chip
babeltrace-1.5.3-3.mga7.i586.rpm Trace Viewer and Converter, mainly for the Common Trace Format
backintime-common-1.1.24-2.mga7.noarch.rpm Back Up Tool for Linux
backintime-qt4-1.1.24-2.mga7.noarch.rpm Qt4 Frontend for Back In Time
backup-manager-0.7.15-1.mga7.noarch.rpm A command line backup tool for GNU/Linux
backupninja-1.1.0-1.mga7.noarch.rpm Lightweight, extensible meta-backup system
backuponcd-0.9.1-16.mga6.noarch.rpm Multi-CD backup shell scripts
backuppc-4.1.3-1.mga7.i586.rpm High-performance, enterprise-grade backup system
bacula-backup-mysql-0.8-1.mga7.noarch.rpm MySQL backup hook for Bacula
bacula-bat-9.0.8-1.mga7.i586.rpm Bacula bat console
bacula-common-9.0.8-1.mga7.i586.rpm Common Bacula files
bacula-console-9.0.8-1.mga7.i586.rpm Bacula management console
bacula-dir-9.0.8-1.mga7.i586.rpm Bacula Director files
bacula-fd-9.0.8-1.mga7.i586.rpm Bacula backup client
bacula-sd-9.0.8-1.mga7.i586.rpm Bacula storage daemon files