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

       b43-fwcutter - Utility for extracting Broadcom 43xx firmware

       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

	      List supported driver versions

	      Only identify the driver file (don't extract)

       -w|--target-dir DIR
	      Extract and write firmware to DIR

	      Extract alternative initvals (only 3.10.x.x)

	      Print b43-fwcutter version

	      Print help information

       b43 development team, http://wireless.kernel.org/en/users/Drivers/b43

b43-fwcutter			     2013		       B43-FWCUTTER(1)

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