Brodcom 43 Failing of FC8
Mike -- EMAIL IGNORED
m_d_berger_1900 at yahoo.com
Fri Feb 1 04:20:05 UTC 2008
On Thu, 31 Jan 2008 22:58:07 -0200, Martin Marques wrote:
> Mike -- EMAIL IGNORED escribió:
>> So I did what it says, and:
>> [root at mbrc15 driver]# which b43-fwcutter /usr/bin/b43-fwcutter
>> [root at mbrc15 driver]# b43-fwcutter -v b43-fwcutter version 009
>> [root at mbrc15 driver]# b43-fwcutter -w /lib/firmware/ wl_apsta_mimo.o
> Did you copy and paste that? You have an extra space. before
I did paste it. That space belongs there, The -w is followed
by the target directory. Then a space and the filename.
> BTW, what's the diference between the wl_apsta_mimo.o and the
I don't know; I did what I was told.
>> Sorry, the input file is either wrong or not supported by b43-fwcutter.
>> This file has an unknown MD5sum cb8d70972b885b1f8883b943c0261a3c.
> Did that tar give any error?
No tar error.
>> [root at mbrc15 driver]#
>> root at mbrc15 driver]# pwd
> I'm using broadcom-wl-184.108.40.206.tar.bz2-
Yes, that was my last error. I switched to the version you are
using and it now works, unencrypted, but with MAC authentication.
I have yet to try WPA encryption. Have you tried it? Tomorrow
I leave for a long weekend, so I won't try it until next week.
However with the wifi working, I should be able to look at the
Thanks again for your help.
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