Re: Dealing with drivers that need firmware on the filesystem
>On Sun, Jan 09, 2005 at 03:22:45PM +0100, Martin Schulze wrote:
>> The larger problem is to identify non-free blobs in the main kernel,
>> extract them into non-free and modify the driver so that it is able
>> to load the blob from a user provided location; and include this in
>> our installer.
>Isn't this being done upstream, anyway, for GPL-compatibility purposes?
It's not, because almost everybody believes that the result is
aggregation and not a derived work.