Where can I find this firmware file?

Roberto Ragusa mail at robertoragusa.it
Sat Jul 8 15:50:44 UTC 2006

Douglas Phillipson wrote:
> My broadcom BCM4306 wifi card seems to be supported by FC4 but it wants
> to load a firmware file called bcm43xx_microcode5.fw.  Where might I
> find this file.  Is it in a repository somewhere?

I have no experience on this hardware, but it looks like you can
generate the file by running a particular tool on files
distributed for other operating systems.

Have a look at:

bcm43xx-fwcutter (available in Extras)

A link where you can download the files is on this page:


Best regards.

   Roberto Ragusa    mail at robertoragusa.it

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