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

Property Value
Distribution OpenMandriva Cooker
Repository OpenMandriva Nonfree Release i586
Package name b43-firmware-install
Package version 0.1
Package release 4-omv2015.0
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Installed size 2.77 KB
Download size 5.48 KB
Official Mirror abf-downloads.openmandriva.org
This package contains script, that automatically downloads precompiled
proprietary broadcom-wl driver and extracts firmware from it using
There are no any proprietary components in package itself. Driver will be
downloaded after ihnstallation, so you need working Internet connection. You
can also install firmware later by running b43-firmware-install as root.


Package Version Architecture Repository
b43-firmware-install-0.1-4-omv4000.noarch.rpm 0.1 noarch OpenMandriva Nonfree Release
b43-firmware-install-0.1-4-omv4000.noarch.rpm 0.1 noarch OpenMandriva Nonfree Release
b43-firmware-install - - -


Name Value
b43-fwcutter >= 015


Name Value
b43-firmware-install = 0.1-4


Type URL
Binary Package b43-firmware-install-0.1-4-omv2015.0.noarch.rpm
Source Package b43-firmware-install-0.1-4.src.rpm

Install Howto

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



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