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

NAME
       b43-fwcutter - Utility for extracting Broadcom 43xx firmware

SYNOPSIS
       b43-fwcutter [OPTION] [DRIVER]

DESCRIPTION
       b43-fwcutter  can  extract the firmware for your	Broadcom 43xx hardware
       from different closed source drivers. The b43 driver depends  on	 these
       firmware	files and can't	work without them.

       Currently  b43-fwcutter	supports  Apple	MacOS X, Microsoft Windows and
       Linux drivers, but keep in mind that b43-fwcutter doesn't  support  all
       driver versions.

       Example:

	      b43-fwcutter bcmwl5.sys

       to cut the firmware out of bcmwl5.sys

OPTIONS
       -l|--list
	      List supported driver versions

       -i|--identify
	      Only identify the	driver file (don't extract)

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

       -a|--alt-iv
	      Extract alternative initvals (only 3.10.x.x)

       -v|--version
	      Print b43-fwcutter version

       -h|--help
	      Print help information

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

b43-fwcutter			     2014		       B43-FWCUTTER(1)

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