b43

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Basic information

  • Module name(s): b43
  • Authorship tag: community
  • License governing driver source code: GPL
  • Status: in-kernel

Function

  • MAC architecture / mode: SoftMAC
  • Driver framework(s): mac80211
  • Firmware status tags: required
  • Firmware license tags: redistribution not permitted, b43-fwcutter + Windows drivers needed, closed source, community GPLv2 firmware exists for some 11g chipsets

Limitations / unimplemented functionality NOS

  • Currently missing functionality: 5GHz support, HT (802.11n) modes
  • Notable limitations:

Supported modes

  • STA (Station) mode: supported
  • IBSS (Ad-Hoc) mode: supported
  • AP (Master) mode: supported
  • Mesh (802.11s) mode: unknown
  • P2P mode: unsupported
  • Monitor mode: supported
  • Packet injection: supported

Hardware covered

Supported chips

  • BCM4306, BCM4309, BCM4318, BCM4311, BCM4312, BCM4313, BCM4321, BCM4322, BCM43222, BCM43224, BCM43225, BCM4331

Supported (probably) devices

 InterfaceFCC IDManuf.Vendor IDDevice IDChip1_modelPHY modesMIMO configOUIFCC_date
2Wire 802.11G PC Card v2PCMCIA (32-bit)IXM-CBGBR05USI14e4BCM4318bg00:1E:372004-12-22
2Wire 802.11G PCI Card v2PCIIXM-PAGBR05USI14e4BCM4318Ebg00:1E:372004-12-24
ASUS WL-100WPCMCIA (32-bit)MSQWL100W
QDS-BRCM1023
14e44328BCM4321bgn2x2:22006-06-28
ASUS WL-100gEPCMCIA (32-bit)MSQWL100GEASUSBCM4318Ebg2005-07-29
ASUS WL-120g v2Mini PCIMSQWL120GV2
MSQWL-120GV2
BCM4318bg2005-05-27
ASUS WL-120g v2AMini PCIMSQWL120GV2ABCM4318bg2006-04-17
ASUS WL-121WMini PCIMSQWL500WAskeyBCM4321bgn2x3:200:22:15
00:18:F3
2006-08-01
ASUS WL-138g v2PCIBCM4318bg
ASUS WL-138g v2R2PCIMSQWL138GV2R2BCM4318bg2005-10-06
ASUS WL-138gEPCIMSQWL138GEBCM4318Ebg2005-10-07
ASUS WL-170gMini PCIeQDS-BRCM1020Foxconn14e44311BCM4311bg00:1A:922005-07-22
ASUS WL-270nMini PCIeQDS-BRCM1022Foxconn14e44328BCM4321abgn2x3:200:1E:8C2006-06-14
Actiontec 802MBNMini PCILNQ802MBNBCM4322bgn2x2:22009-05-07
Actiontec 802MBNDMini PCILNQ802MBNDBCM43222bgn2x2:22009-11-16
Apple BCM94311MCAGMini PCIeQDS-BRCM101914e44312BCM4311abg00:14:512005-08-03
Apple BCM94321MCMini PCIeQDS-BRCM1024Foxconn14e44328BCM4321abgn2x2:200:1E:C22006-06-29
Arcadyan WN8833B-GNMini PCIeFDI-09101695-0Arcadyan14e44331BCM4331bgn3x3:35C:DC:962012-04-20
Askey WLC3110PCMCIA (32-bit)H8NWLC3110BCM4318bg2005-05-31
Askey WLH3015PCIH8NWLH3015BCM4318bg2005-05-31
Askey WLL3120Mini PCIH8NWLL3120BCM4318bg2005-04-01
Askey WLL6190Mini PCIe (half)H8N-WLL6190BCM43225bgn2x2:22011-01-20
Askey WLL6190-D25Mini PCIe (half)H8N-WLL6190D25BCM43225bgn2x2:22011-11-28
Ayecom WL5214Mini PCI (half)14e4BCM43222abgn2x2:200:1A:2B
Ayecom WL5218Mini PCIBCM43222abgn2x2:2
AzureWave AW-GB038HMini PCIe (half)QDS-BRCM104414e44315BCM4312bg1C:4B:D62009-04-06
AzureWave AW-NB290HMini PCIe (half)QDS-BRCM1048BCM43225bgn2x2:274:2F:682009-05-14
Belkin F5D7000 v4PCIH8NWLH3015Askey14e44318BCM4318bg00:11:502005-05-31
Belkin F5D7001 v1 (v1212)PCIH8NWLH3015AskeyBCM4318bg00:11:502005-05-31
Belkin F5D7001 v2PCIK7SF5D7001BSerComm14e44318BCM4318bg2006-06-29
Belkin F5D7010 v4PCMCIA (32-bit)H8NWLC3110Askey14e44318BCM4318bg00:11:502005-05-31
Belkin F5D7011 v2 (v1212)PCMCIA (32-bit)H8NWLC3110Askey14e44318BCM4318bg00:11:502005-05-31
Belkin F5D7011BPCMCIA (32-bit)K7SF5D7011BSerComm14e44318BCM4318Ebg2006-06-07
Broadcom BCM94311MCAGMini PCIeQDS-BRCM1019BCM4311abg2005-08-03
Broadcom BCM94311MCGMini PCIeQDS-BRCM1020BCM4311bg2005-07-22
Broadcom BCM94312HMGMini PCIe (half)QDS-BRCM103014e44315BCM4312bg2007-11-30
Broadcom BCM94312HMGBMini PCIe (half)QDS-BRCM104414e44315BCM4312bg2009-04-06
Broadcom BCM94312MCGMini PCIeQDS-BRCM102814e44315BCM4312bg2007-07-28
Broadcom BCM94318MPAGHMini PCIQDS-BRCM1017BCM4318Eabg2005-03-08
Broadcom BCM94318MPGMini PCIQDS-BRCM1016BCM4318bg2004-12-09
Broadcom BCM94321CB2PCMCIA (32-bit)QDS-BRCM102314e44328BCM4321bgn2x2:22006-04-27
Broadcom BCM94321COEX2PCIe (non-standard connector)QDS-BRCM102714e44328BCM4321abgn2x2:200:1B:632007-07-02
Broadcom BCM94321MCMini PCIeQDS-BRCM1022
QDS-BRCM1022-H
QDS-BRCM1024
14e44328BCM4321abgn2x2:200:19:7E2006-06-14
Broadcom BCM94321MC HR1Mini PCIeQDS-BRCM1022HR114e44328BCM4321abgn2x2:22007-07-03
Broadcom BCM94321MPMini PCIQDS-BRCM102214e44328BCM4321abgn2x2:22006-06-29
Broadcom BCM943224HMBMini PCIe (half)QDS-BRCM104114e44353BCM43224abgn2x2:22009-04-02
Broadcom BCM943224HMSMini PCIe (half)QDS-BRCM104114e44353BCM43224abgn2x2:22009-04-02
Broadcom BCM943224PCIEBTPCIe (non-standard connector)QDS-BRCM104714e44353BCM43224abgn2x2:22009-08-26
Broadcom BCM943224PCIEBT2PCIe (non-standard connector)QDS-BRCM105214e44353BCM43224abgn2x2:204:0C:CE
44:2A:60
58:55:CA
70:56:81
78:CA:39
98:FE:94
2010-09-01
Broadcom BCM943225HMMini PCIe (half)QDS-BRCM104514e44357BCM43225bgn2x2:22009-03-25
Broadcom BCM943225HMBMini PCIe (half)QDS-BRCM104814e44357BCM43225bgn2x2:22009-05-15
Broadcom BCM94322AGMini PCI (half)BCM4322bgn2x2:2
Broadcom BCM94322HM8LMini PCIe (half)QDS-BRCM103114e4432bBCM4322abgn2x2:22008-02-26
Broadcom BCM94322MCMini PCIeQDS-BRCM103614e4432bBCM4322abgn2x2:200:21:002008-02-12
Broadcom BCM94322MP2DMini PCI14e4432bBCM4322bgn2x2:2E8:39:DF
Broadcom BCM94322USAPCIe (non-standard connector)QDS-BRCM103814e4432bBCM4322abgn2x2:22008-07-14
Broadcom BCM94331CDPCIe (non-standard connector)QDS-BRCM106414e44331BCM4331abgn3x3:32012-06-17
Broadcom BCM94331CSAXPCIe (non-standard connector)QDS-BRCM106214e44331BCM4331abgn3x3:320:C9:D02012-02-07
Broadcom BCM94331MCMini PCIe (oversized)SWX-UAPAC14e44331BCM4331abgn3x3:32013-04-08
Broadcom BCM94331PCIEBT3APCIe (non-standard connector)QDS-BRCM105914e44331BCM4331abgn3x3:32011-05-09
Broadcom BCM94331PCIEBT3BPCIe (non-standard connector)QDS-BRCM106614e44331BCM4331abgn3x3:32012-07-19
Broadcom BCM94331PCIEBT4PCIe (non-standard connector)QDS-BRCM105514e44331BCM4331abgn3x3:32011-01-22
Broadcom BCM94331PCIEDUALPCIe (non-standard connector)BCGA1408
BCGA1409
14e44331BCM4331abgn3x3:370:56:812011-06-21
Buffalo WLI-CB-AMG54HPPCMCIA (32-bit)14e44319BCM4318Eabg
Buffalo WLI-CB-AMG54SPCMCIA (32-bit)14e44319BCM4318Eabg
Buffalo WLI-CB-G144NPCMCIA (32-bit)14e44329BCM4321bgn2x2:2
Buffalo WLI-CB-G300NPCMCIA (32-bit)FDI-09102023-0Gemtek14e44329BCM4321bgn2x2:200:16:012006-04-19
Buffalo WLI-CB-G54HPPCMCIA (32-bit)FDI-09101841-014e44318BCM4318Ebg00:0D:0B
00:16:01
2005-06-30
Buffalo WLI-CB-G54S v1PCMCIA (32-bit)FDI-04600046-1Gemtek14e44318BCM4318bg00:16:012006-03-03
Buffalo WLI-PCI-G144NPCI14e44329BCM4321bgn2x2:2
Buffalo WLI-PCI-G300NPCIFDI-09102044-0Gemtek14e44329BCM4321bgn2x2:22006-06-13
Buffalo WLI2-PCI-G54S v2PCIFDI-09101803Cameo14e44318BCM4318bg2007-01-16
Buffalo WLI3-CB-G54LPCMCIA (32-bit)14e44318BCM4318bg
Cameo TR2001PCMCIA (32-bit)NHPTR200114e44318BCM4318bg00:18:E72008-07-18
Cameo WLG-1308Mini PCINHPWLG1308BCM4318bg2007-10-03
CastleNet BCM43225Mini PCIe (half)RK9-BCM432252T2RBCM43225bgn2x2:22011-10-07
CyberTAN MW600-B-LOPCIeN89-MW600BLOBCM4312bg2008-10-06
CyberTAN WE801-BPCMCIA (32-bit)QDS-BRCM1023
Q87-WPC300NV1
Q87-WRT300NV1
CyberTAN14e44329BCM4321bgn2x2:22006-04-27
CyberTAN WM111Mini PCIN89-WM111BCM4322bgn2x2:22010-07-23
CyberTAN WM802-BPCMCIA (32-bit)QDS-BRCM1023
Q87-WRT350N
CyberTAN14e44328BCM4321bgn2x2:22006-04-27
CyberTAN WM820-BMini PCIN89-WM820BBCM4321abgn2x2:22008-07-05
Datalogic SDC-PE15NMini PCIeU4G-RHINOIIWIN
TWG-SDCPE15N
BCM4322abgn2x2:22017-11-01
Dell Wireless 1370 (DW1370)Mini PCIQDS-BRCM1016BCM4318Ebg00:1A:73
00:14:A5
00:16:CE
2004-12-09
Dell Wireless 1390 (DW1390)Mini PCIeQDS-BRCM1020Foxconn14e44311BCM4311bg00:16:CE
00:16:CF
00:18:F3
00:19:7D
00:19:7E
00:1A:92
00:1C:26
00:1D:60
00:1E:4C
00:1F:3A
2005-07-22
Dell Wireless 1390 WLAN ExpressCardExpressCard/34MXF-C941103GGemtekBCM4311bg2005-11-28
Dell Wireless 1395 (DW1395)Mini PCIeQDS-BRCM1028Foxconn14e44315BCM4312bg00:16:44
00:1F:3A
00:1F:E1
00:1E:4C
00:22:5F
00:23:4D
2007-07-28
Dell Wireless 1397 (DW1397)Mini PCIe (half)QDS-BRCM103014e44315BCM4312bg00:16:44
00:22:5F
00:22:68
00:23:4E
00:25:56
00:26:5E
0C:60:76
1C:65:9D
70:1A:04
70:F1:A1
78:E4:00
90:4C:E5
C4:17:FE
F0:7B:CB
2007-11-30
Dell Wireless 1470 (DW1470)Mini PCIQDS-BRCM1017Gemtek14e44319BCM4318Eabg00:14:A52005-03-08
Dell Wireless 1490 (DW1490)Mini PCIeQDS-BRCM1019Foxconn14e44312BCM4311abg00:1F:E1
00:19:7E
00:1C:26
00:1F:3A
00:22:68
00:22:69
00:23:4D
2005-08-03
Dell Wireless 1500 (DW1500)Mini PCIeQDS-BRCM1022Foxconn14e44328BCM4321abgn2x2:200:16:CF2006-06-14
Dell Wireless 1505 (DW1505) MiniPCIe CardMini PCIeQDS-BRCM1022Foxconn14e44328BCM4321abgn2x2:200:1C:262006-06-14
Dell Wireless 1505 (DW1505) PCIe CardPCIeQDS-BRCM1022Foxconn14e44328BCM4321abgn2x2:200:23:4E2006-06-14
Dell Wireless 1510 (DW1510)Mini PCIe (half)QDS-BRCM1031Foxconn14e4432bBCM4322abgn2x2:200:24:2B
00:26:5E
78:E4:00
90:4C:E5
C4:17:FE
2008-02-26
Dell Wireless 1520 (DW1520)Mini PCIe (half)QDS-BRCM1041Foxconn14e44353BCM43224abgn2x2:200:1F:E2
00:25:56
00:26:5E
0C:60:76
0C:EE:E6
C0:CB:38
F0:7B:CB
2009-04-02
Dynex DX-EBNBCPCMCIA (32-bit)K7SF5D7011BSerComm14e44318BCM4318Ebg00:1C:DF2006-06-07
Dynex DX-NNBCPCMCIA (32-bit)K7SDXNNBCGemtek14e4432cBCM4322bgn2x2:200:1C:DF2008-09-02
Dynex DX-WGPDTCPCIMXF-P950526GLGemtekBCM4318Ebg2006-06-22
Dynex DX-WGPNBCPCMCIA (32-bit)MXF-P950602GGemtek14e44318BCM4318Ebg00:14:A5
00:1A:73
2006-06-22
EDUP EP-WN-3306 (USI)PCMCIA (32-bit)IXM-CBGBR0514e44318BCM4318bg00:19:DF2004-12-22
Foxconn 95.0343T01Mini PCIPY31010012914e44351BCM43222abgn2x2:22011-03-16
Foxconn F01H024.01PCMCIA (32-bit)14e44318BCM4318bg00:16:CF
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