Debian Bug report logs - #698759
ITA: b43-fwcutter -- Utility for extracting Broadcom 43xx

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Package: wnpp; Maintainer for wnpp is;

Reported by: Fabrizio Regalli <>

Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2013 10:36:02 UTC

Owned by: Daniel Echeverry <>

Severity: normal

Fixed in version b43-fwcutter/1:017-1~experimental1

Done: Daniel Echeverry <>

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Bug#698759; Package wnpp. (Wed, 23 Jan 2013 10:36:04 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: Fabrizio Regalli <>
To: Debian Bug Tracking System <>
Subject: O: b43-fwcutter -- Utility for extracting Broadcom 43xx firmware
Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2013 11:31:41 +0100
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Package: wnpp
Severity: normal


I intend to orphan the b43-fwcutter package.

The package description is:

Utility for extracting Broadcom 43xx firmware
 fwcutter is a tool which can extract firmware from various source
 It's written for BCM43xx driver files.
 It grabs firmware for BCM43xx from website and install it. 

Take note this package creates following packages also:


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Changed Bug title to 'ITA: b43-fwcutter -- Utility for extracting Broadcom 43xx' from 'O: b43-fwcutter -- Utility for extracting Broadcom 43xx firmware' Request was from Daniel Echeverry <> to (Wed, 23 Jan 2013 13:27:03 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Owner recorded as Daniel Echeverry <>. Request was from Daniel Echeverry <> to (Wed, 23 Jan 2013 13:27:04 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Added blocking bug(s) of 698759: 699474 Request was from Bart Martens <> to (Fri, 01 Feb 2013 04:24:02 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: Daniel Echeverry <>
Subject: Bug#698759: fixed in b43-fwcutter 1:017-1~experimental1
Date: Tue, 05 Feb 2013 17:47:30 +0000
Source: b43-fwcutter
Source-Version: 1:017-1~experimental1

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
b43-fwcutter, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive.

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

Debian distribution maintenance software
Daniel Echeverry <> (supplier of updated b43-fwcutter package)

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Format: 1.8
Date: Mon, 04 Feb 2013 10:05:30 -0500
Source: b43-fwcutter
Binary: b43-fwcutter firmware-b43-installer firmware-b43legacy-installer
Architecture: source amd64 all
Version: 1:017-1~experimental1
Distribution: experimental
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Daniel Echeverry <>
Changed-By: Daniel Echeverry <>
 b43-fwcutter - Utility for extracting Broadcom 43xx firmware
 firmware-b43-installer - Installer package for firmware for the b43 driver
 firmware-b43legacy-installer - Installer package for firmware for the b43legacy driver
Closes: 657837 682427 698348 698759
 b43-fwcutter (1:017-1~experimental1) experimental; urgency=low
   * New upstream release.
   * New Maintainer. Closes: #698759
   * debian/control
     + Set myself as Maintainer.
     + Remove firmware-b43-lpphy-installer package. Closes: #657837
       + Firmware-b43-installer now supports BCM4312.
     + Update firmware-b43-installer description.
     + Change debhelper to 9 in B-D.
     + Bump Standard Versions 3.9.4.
     + Switch compat level 8 to 9.
     + Remove dm-upload field.
     + Remove conflict field.
     + Add po-debconf and debconf in B-D.
   * debian/rules
     + Add security Flags.
     + Use tiny rules.
   * Remove firmware-b43-lpphy-installer.* files.
   * Firmware-b43-installer now support BCM4331. Closes: #682427
   * Add debconf support. Thanks to Gaudenz. Closes: #698348
     + Allow installation without corresponding hardware.
     + Add es.po translation.
   * Update copyright file.
   * Remove debian/series file.
   * Update watch file.
   * Remove README.firmware-b43-lpphy-installer file.
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