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1080p
September 2nd, 2009, 03:45 AM
I have succesfully installed B43 Wireless driver & I am using it already. How do i backup B43 firmware ?. Also how do I install the B43 firmware again if I reinstall ubuntu ?

Ayuthia
September 2nd, 2009, 03:50 AM
I have succesfully installed B43 Wireless driver & I am using it already. How do i backup B43 firmware ?. Also how do I install the B43 firmware again if I reinstall ubuntu ?

The firmware is stored in /lib/firmware/b43 and /lib/firmware/b43legacy. All you should need to do is copy those folders into your reinstalled version of Ubuntu and that should be it.

comrobo
December 21st, 2009, 04:56 PM
Hey ayuthia, i did this, but the b43 driver not appear in the hardware list, is there anything else to do?


thanx for your help.
jo