Re: Keyspan Firmware fun
On Thu, Apr 26, 2001 at 01:34:06AM -0600, Walter Landry wrote:
> > - the file keyspan_pda_fw.h is under the GPL. Is is a compiled
> > image of the keyspan_pda.S in the same directory
> > (drivers/usb/serial in the kernel tree.) This is a wonderful
> > achievement by Brian Warner who wrote his own firmware to
> > control this device, before Keyspan ever released their specs.
> Good to know. Is it possible for whomever is responsible to explicitly
> clarify that in that file?
Patches are always welcome :)
> Also, if you could tell us which other firmware's have license's that
> are funny, we'll take a look at them. The original Keyspan license is
> definitely a non-starter, though.
I don't remember, when we were researching the original Keyspan license,
a few other ones came up. I'd recommend someone from the debian group
go through the whole tree since this seems to be a volatile topic :)