Re: Solving the linux-2.6 firmware issue
On 01/05/07 13:54, Frederik Schueler wrote:
> Today Bastian Blank and I finished the preparations to release the next
> linux-2.6 package with an orig.tar.gz complying with the GR2006-007.
> The following drivers will be completely removed from the next upload,
> because they contain legally not distributable components:
This doesn't have anything to do with legality. You can legally
distribute these drivers.
GR2006-07 specifically allows the exception for them. That's what the
debian developers voted to allow. Am I reading the results wrong?
What legal advice did you receive that made you determine that it is
illegal to distribute them?