firmware-atheros - Binary firmware for Atheros wireless cards

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Nonfree i386
Package filename firmware-atheros_0.43_all.deb
Package name firmware-atheros
Package version 0.43
Package release -
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category non-free/kernel
License -
Maintainer Debian Kernel Team <>
Download size 852.78 KB
Installed size 1.72 MB
This package contains the binary firmware for USB wireless network and
Bluetooth cards supported by the ar5523, ar9170, ath3k, ath6kl_sdio,
ath6kl_usb or ath9k_htc drivers.
* Atheros AR3012 rev 01020001 patch (ar3k/AthrBT_0x01020001.dfu)
* Atheros AR3012 rev 01020200 patch (ar3k/AthrBT_0x01020200.dfu)
* Atheros AR3012 rev 01020201 patch (ar3k/AthrBT_0x01020201.dfu)
* Atheros AR3012 rev 11020000 patch (ar3k/AthrBT_0x11020000.dfu)
* Atheros AR3012 rev 31010000 patch (ar3k/AthrBT_0x31010000.dfu)
* Atheros AR3012 rev 41020000 patch (ar3k/AthrBT_0x41020000.dfu)
* Atheros AR3012 rev 01020001 config (ar3k/ramps_0x01020001_26.dfu)
* Atheros AR3012 rev 01020200 26 MHz config
* Atheros AR3012 rev 01020200 40 MHz config
* Atheros AR3012 rev 01020201 26 MHz config
* Atheros AR3012 rev 01020201 40 MHz config
* Atheros AR3012 rev 11020000 config (ar3k/ramps_0x11020000_40.dfu)
* Atheros AR3012 rev 31010000 config (ar3k/ramps_0x31010000_40.dfu)
* Atheros AR3012 rev 41020000 config (ar3k/ramps_0x41020000_40.dfu)
* Atheros AR5523 firmware (ar5523.bin)
* Atheros AR7010 rev 1.0 firmware (ar7010.fw)
* Atheros AR7010 rev 1.1 firmware (ar7010_1_1.fw)
* Atheros AR9170 firmware (ar9170.fw)
* Atheros AR9271 firmware (ar9271.fw)
* Atheros AR3011 firmware (ath3k-1.fw)
* ath6k/AR6003.1/hw2.1.1/athwlan.bin
* ath6k/AR6003.1/hw2.1.1/bdata.SD31.bin
* ath6k/AR6003.1/hw2.1.1/bdata.SD32.bin
* ath6k/AR6003.1/hw2.1.1/bdata.WB31.bin
* ath6k/AR6003.1/hw2.1.1/data.patch.bin
* ath6k/AR6003.1/hw2.1.1/endpointping.bin
* ath6k/AR6003.1/hw2.1.1/otp.bin
* ath6k/AR6003/hw1.0/athwlan.bin.z77
* ath6k/AR6003/hw1.0/bdata.SD31.bin
* ath6k/AR6003/hw1.0/bdata.SD32.bin
* ath6k/AR6003/hw1.0/bdata.WB31.bin
* ath6k/AR6003/hw1.0/data.patch.bin
* ath6k/AR6003/hw1.0/otp.bin.z77
* ath6k/AR6003/hw2.0/athwlan.bin.z77
* ath6k/AR6003/hw2.0/bdata.SD31.bin
* ath6k/AR6003/hw2.0/bdata.SD32.bin
* ath6k/AR6003/hw2.0/bdata.WB31.bin
* ath6k/AR6003/hw2.0/data.patch.bin
* ath6k/AR6003/hw2.0/otp.bin.z77
* ath6k/AR6003/hw2.1.1/athwlan.bin
* ath6k/AR6003/hw2.1.1/bdata.SD31.bin
* ath6k/AR6003/hw2.1.1/bdata.SD32.bin
* ath6k/AR6003/hw2.1.1/bdata.WB31.bin
* ath6k/AR6003/hw2.1.1/data.patch.bin
* ath6k/AR6003/hw2.1.1/endpointping.bin
* ath6k/AR6003/hw2.1.1/fw-2.bin
* ath6k/AR6003/hw2.1.1/fw-3.bin
* ath6k/AR6003/hw2.1.1/otp.bin
* ath6k/AR6004/hw1.2/bdata.bin
* ath6k/AR6004/hw1.2/fw-2.bin
* ath6k/AR6004/hw1.3/bdata.bin
* ath6k/AR6004/hw1.3/fw-3.bin
* Atheros AR7010 firmware, version 1.3 (htc_7010.fw)
* Atheros AR9271 firmware, version 1.3 (htc_9271.fw)


Package Version Architecture Repository
firmware-atheros_0.43_all.deb 0.43 all Debian Nonfree
firmware-atheros - - -


Type URL
Binary Package firmware-atheros_0.43_all.deb
Source Package firmware-nonfree

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install firmware-atheros deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install firmware-atheros




2014-06-16 - Ben Hutchings <>
firmware-nonfree (0.43) unstable; urgency=medium
* iwlwifi: Add Intel Wireless 3160, 7260 and 7265 firmware version (ABI 9)
* samsung: New package containing firmware for Samsung MFC video codecs
used in Exynos SoCs (Closes: #749423)
2014-06-03 - Ben Hutchings <>
firmware-nonfree (0.42) unstable; urgency=medium
* Update to linux-support-3.14-1
* iwlwifi: Update Intel Wireless 3160 and 7260 wifi firmware to version (ABI 8)
* iwlwifi: Update Intel Wireless 3160 and 7260 Bluetooth firmware, fixing:
- Issue with LED blinking
- Issue with USB
- No SCO data over EHCI
* iwlwifi: Add Intel Wireless 7265 wifi and Bluetooth firmware, and
Bluetooth firmware for a new revision of Intel Wireless 7260
* bnx2x: Add Broadcom NetXtreme II 10Gb firmware version (for
Linux 3.15 onward)
* bnx2x: Remove Broadcom NetXtreme II 10Gb firmware version (for
Linux 3.7-3.9)
* linux-nonfree: Add Radeon VCE microcode, MC microcode version 2 and
"Mullins"/"Beema" IGP microcode (Closes: #750463)
* brcm80211: Add Broadcom BCM43143, BCM43362 and BCM4354 firmware for
use with brcmfmac driver
* realtek: Add RTL8723AU and RTL8723BE firmware for use with the
rtl8723au and rtl8723be drivers
* myricom: Update Myri-10G firmware to version 1.4.57
2014-02-22 - Ben Hutchings <>
firmware-nonfree (0.41) unstable; urgency=medium
* To allow auto-removal of linux-image-* packages, do not suggest
virtual package linux-image (Closes: #724560)
* Update to linux-support-3.13-1
* Fix wrapping of file lists in package description (Closes: #739798)
* qlogic: Update QLogic ISP2422, ISP2432[M], SP222, SP232 and ISP2532
firmware to version 7.01.00
* linux-nonfree: Update Chelsio T4 firmware to version;
add Chelsio T5 firmware
* libertas: Update PCIE8897 firmware to version 15.69.2.p11 (WLAN) /
15.28.2.p11 (BT); add SD8897 firmware
* iwlwifi: Update Intel Wireless 3160 and 7260 firmware to version (ABI 7) and version (ABI 8) (Closes: #738615)
* linux-nonfree: Add Radeon HD 7790/8770/8950 series SMC microcode,
Radeon R9 290 series and Radeon R5/R7 IGP 200 series microcode
* brcm80211: Add Broadcom BCM43241, BCM4329, BCM4330, BCM4334 and
BCM4335 firmware for use with brcmfmac driver
* realtek: Add RTL8188EU firmware for use with the rtl8188eu driver,
RTL8821AE firmware for use with the rtl8821ae driver and new
RTL8192CU firmware for use with the rtl8192cu driver
* iwlwifi: Update Intel Wireless 7260 Bluetooth firmware, fixing:
- sometimes device doesn't response to HCI_reset after multiple reboot
- issue with HCI stress testing
- issue with some multi profile cases
* iwlwifi: Add Intel Wireless 3160 Bluetooth firmware for use with
the btusb driver
* Add firmware-ti-connectivity package containing firmware for the
Texas Instruments WL1251, WL127x, WL128x and WL18xx wireless network
chips, for use with the wl1251, wl12xx and wl18xx drivers
(Closes: #628676)
* linux-nonfree: Update wildcards and date for files under the AMD
* linux-nonfree: Update wildcard and date for files under the Chelsio
* Suppress lintian warnings and errors due to our unusual mixture of
* debian/control: Allow debhelper to add dependencies through
* ivtv, ipw2x00: Add one-line copyright notices above licence text
* debian/control: Update Standards-Version to 3.9.5:
- linux: Move to the 'non-free/metapackages' section
- libertas, linux-nonfree: Use 'Breaks' relation rather than 'Conflicts'
where files have been moved from another package

See Also

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firmware-ipw2x00_0.43_all.deb Binary firmware for Intel Pro Wireless 2100, 2200 and 2915
firmware-ivtv_0.43_all.deb Binary firmware for iTVC15-family MPEG codecs (ivtv and pvrusb2 drivers)
firmware-iwlwifi_0.43_all.deb Binary firmware for Intel Wireless cards
firmware-libertas_0.43_all.deb Binary firmware for Marvell Libertas 8xxx wireless cards
firmware-linux-nonfree_0.43_all.deb Binary firmware for various drivers in the Linux kernel
firmware-linux_0.43_all.deb Binary firmware for various drivers in the Linux kernel (meta-package)
firmware-myricom_0.43_all.deb Binary firmware for Myri-10G Ethernet adapters
firmware-netxen_0.43_all.deb Binary firmware for QLogic Intelligent Ethernet (3000 and 3100 Series)
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