Install wifi firmware on Fedora for a Broadcom chip

1 · Locness (links and microstuffs) · May 22, 2021, 10:01 a.m.
I'm trying to switch to Fedora on my MacBook Pro mid-2009, and I spent my entire morning trying to get wifi to work properly. I installed the system to an external HDD, and will reinstall to the internal drive later on, so this is mostly a note to self, but i'll put it publicly if it can be of any help to someone else. Check if the wifi chip is supported by b43, mine is. Set up b43 (french) Download firmware files from here Copy them all to /lib/firmware/b43 AND /lib/firmware/b43-open Regenerat...