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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0000076Kali LinuxKali Package Bugpublic2016-02-20 18:44
Reporterdatair Assigned Tomuts  
Status resolvedResolutionfixed 
Platformx86OSKaliOS Version1.0
Summary0000076: b43 wireless driver firmware missing.

Kali linux is missing the following packages:

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

-firmware-b43-installer : Installer package for firmware for the b43 driver




2013-03-18 20:23

reporter   ~0000123

The b43-fwcutter and firmware-b43-installer packages have been added to the package list in the live-build config. You can test to see if this fix works for you by simply generating an updated Kali ISO using the instructions found at the bottom of the page @

We will push this update to our next ISO bugfix release.

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2013-03-15 17:58 datair New Issue
2013-03-16 00:30 muts Summary wireless driver => b43 wireless driver firmware
2013-03-16 00:30 muts Additional Information Updated
2013-03-16 00:38 muts Summary b43 wireless driver firmware => b43 wireless driver firmware missing.
2013-03-16 00:38 muts Description Updated
2013-03-18 20:23 muts Note Added: 0000123
2013-03-18 20:23 muts Status new => closed
2013-03-18 20:23 muts Assigned To => muts
2013-03-18 20:23 muts Resolution open => fixed
2013-03-18 20:59 muts Status closed => resolved
2014-06-29 19:52 vichet Issue cloned: 0001484