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bladeRF-install-firmware - BladeRF Firmware Utility

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NAME

bladeRF-install-firmware - BladeRF Firmware Utility

SYNOPSIS

bladeRF-install-firmware [ -h] [show help] [ -i imagedir] [ image_directory] [ -f fpgaimage] [fpkg_image_file] [ -u usbimage] [fx3_image_file]

OPTIONS

This program works best without any arguments. If you already have the firmware tarball and are wanting to install it on a system without Internet access, then you can run this script with that file as an argument.

DESCRIPTION

The FPGA image is built using non-free software and is not distributed by Debian. This program makes it easier for the end user to get recommended images from Nuand.com.
The bladeRF-cli application is used to load the FX3 firmware and the FPGA firmware.
The FX3 firmware only needs to be loaded once: it is stored in flash, and survives power cycling. The FPGA image needs to be loaded every time.
Recommended firmware and FPGA images to use: FX3 Image: http://nuand.com/fx3/latest.img FPGA: http://nuand.com/fpga

AUTHOR

This manual page was written by Maitland Bottoms for the Debian project (but may be used by others). Copyright (c) 2013 A. Maitland Bottoms <bottoms@debian.org>

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SEE ALSO

bladeRF-cli(1)
3.7.1 BLADERF