debian from ethernet to wifi

Geoff Shang geoff at
Mon Sep 14 20:05:57 UTC 2015

On Mon, 14 Sep 2015, Jude DaShiell wrote:

> This is nonfree firmware or at least some of it is.  Debian installer told me 
> I need rt2870.bin b43/ucode5.fw  then there was a space and b43 and another 
> space open/ucode5.fw.  I think I can search with apt-file onc I get it 
> downloaded.

$ apt-cache search rt2870
firmware-ralink - Binary firmware for Ralink wireless cards

Looks like the firmware-ralink package will get you there.


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