b43-fwcutter_019-2_amd64.deb


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Description

b43-fwcutter - utility for extracting Broadcom 43xx firmware

Distribution: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository: Ubuntu Main amd64
Package name: b43-fwcutter
Package version: 019
Package release: 2
Package architecture: amd64
Package type: deb
Installed size: 98 B
Download size: 22.78 KB
Official Mirror: archive.ubuntu.com
This package provides a tool for extracting BCM43xx wireless chip firmware from Broadcom's proprietary driver files. It is used by the firmware-b43(legacy)-installer packages as part of the automated process of downloading and installing firmware.

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    Source package: b43-fwcutter

    Install Howto

    1. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    2. Install b43-fwcutter deb package:
      # sudo apt-get install b43-fwcutter

    Files

    • /usr/bin/b43-fwcutter
    • /usr/share/doc/b43-fwcutter/NEWS.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/b43-fwcutter/README
    • /usr/share/doc/b43-fwcutter/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/b43-fwcutter/copyright
    • /usr/share/man/man1/b43-fwcutter.1.gz

    Changelog

    2015-04-05 - Daniel Echeverry <epsilon77@gmail.com> b43-fwcutter (1:019-2) unstable; urgency=medium * Fix upgrade in postinst files when network connecton is unavailable. Closes: #781544 + Thanks Julian Moreno for the patch

    2014-07-10 - Daniel Echeverry <epsilon77@gmail.com> b43-fwcutter (1:019-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release. * debian/control + Bump Standard Versions 3.9.5 (no changes). * Add support to check upstream gpg signature. * debian/copyright + Extend copyright holders years * remove patches + merge with upstream

    2013-09-25 - Daniel Echeverry <epsilon77@gmail.com> b43-fwcutter (1:018-2) unstable; urgency=low * debian/control + Remove Recommends field allow auto-removal of linux-image-* packages. (Closes: #724567)

    2013-08-12 - Daniel Echeverry <epsilon77@gmail.com> b43-fwcutter (1:018-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release. * Add Danish translation. (Closes: #715489) * debian/patches + Refreshed patch fix-manpage

    2013-05-10 - Daniel Echeverry <epsilon77@gmail.com> b43-fwcutter (1:017-2) unstable; urgency=low * Debconf templates and debian/control reviewed by the debian-l10n- english team as part of the Smith review project. (Closes: #707562) * [Debconf translation updates] + Indonesian (Mahyuddin Susanto). (Closes: #711295) + Czech (Michal Simunek). (Closes: #711509) + French (Julien Patriarca). (Closes: #711857) + Russian (Yuri Kozlov). (Closes: #711885) + Portuguese (Pedro Ribeiro). (Closes: #712135) + German (Chris Leick). (Closes: #712276) + Italian (Beatrice Torracca). (Closes: #712480) + Swedish (Martin Bagge / brother). (Closes: #712651) + Japanese (victory). (Closes: #712874) + Polish (Michał Kułach). (Closes: #712922)

    2013-05-06 - Daniel Echeverry <epsilon77@gmail.com> b43-fwcutter (1:017-1) unstable; urgency=low * Upload to unstable * debian/firmware-b43legacy-installer.lintian-overrides + Use proper package name in lintian override

    2013-02-18 - Daniel Echeverry <epsilon77@gmail.com> b43-fwcutter (1:017-1~experimental2) experimental; urgency=low * Fix unowned directory after purge. (Closes: #677154) + Add debian/firmware-b43-installer.dirs file + Add debian/firmware-b43legacy-installer.dirs file + Add *.lintian-overrides file + remove lines from *.postinst to use .dirs files

    2013-02-04 - Daniel Echeverry <epsilon77@gmail.com> b43-fwcutter (1:017-1~experimental1) experimental; urgency=low * New upstream release. * New Maintainer. (Closes: #698759) * debian/control + Set myself as Maintainer. + Remove firmware-b43-lpphy-installer package. (Closes: #657837) + Firmware-b43-installer now supports BCM4312. + Update firmware-b43-installer description. + Change debhelper to 9 in B-D. + Bump Standard Versions 3.9.4. + Switch compat level 8 to 9. + Remove dm-upload field. + Remove conflict field. + Add po-debconf and debconf in B-D. * debian/rules + Add security Flags. + Use tiny rules. * Remove firmware-b43-lpphy-installer.* files. * Firmware-b43-installer now support BCM4331. (Closes: #682427) * Add debconf support. Thanks to Gaudenz. (Closes: #698348) + Allow installation without corresponding hardware. + Add es.po translation. * Update copyright file. * Remove debian/series file. * Update watch file. * Remove README.firmware-b43-lpphy-installer file.

    2012-03-31 - Fabrizio Regalli <fabreg@fabreg.it> b43-fwcutter (1:015-14) unstable; urgency=low * Back to original /lib/firmware directory for all firmware versions (Closes: #666522) * Back to origianl directory in firmware-b43-lpphy-installer.postrm script * Update firmware to 5.100.138 version (Closes: #656574) * $FIRMAWARE_INSTALL_DIR is longer used for deletion/creation of directory

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