man b43 fwcutter Command

Man page for apt-get b43 fwcutter Command

Man Page for b43 fwcutter in Linux

Ubuntu Man Command : man b43 fwcutter

Man B43 Fwcutter  Command

This tutorial shows the man page for man b43 fwcutter in linux.

Open terminal with 'su' access and type the command as shown below:
man b43 fwcutter

Result of the Command Execution shown below:

B43 FWCUTTER(1)                                                             User Commands                                                            B43 FWCUTTER(1)

b43 fwcutter manual page for b43 fwcutter

b43 fwcutter [OPTION] [DRIVER]

b43 fwcutter can extract the firmware for your Broadcom 43xx hardware from different closed source drivers. The b43 driver depends on this firmware files and
can't work without them.

Currently b43 fwcutter supports Apple MacOS X, Microsoft Windows 98/ME/2000/XP and Linux drivers, but keep in mind that b43 fwcutter doesn't support all
driver versions.


b43 fwcutter bcmwl5.sys

to cut the firmware out of bcmwl5.sys

l| list
List supported driver versions

i| identify
Only identify the driver file (don't extract)

w| target dir DIR
Extract and write firmware to DIR

a| alt iv
Extract alternative initvals (only 3.10.x.x)

p| postfix ".FOO"
Postfix for firmware filenames (.FOO.fw)

v| version
Print b43 fwcutter version

h| help
Print help information

b43 development team,

b43 fwcutter 2007 B43 FWCUTTER(1)

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