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Bug#687454: Reassigning to installation-guide

retitle 687454 Mention that some drivers are functional without firmware
reassign 687454 installation-guide

The problem of missing vio_type binary is already tracked in 
http://bugs.debian.org/678264, so no further action is required.

Today I've received a report from another user who was confused by the 
tg3 driver prompting for firmware, so it looks like it would be 
beneficial to modify "Devices Requiring Firmware" section of the 
installation guide. In particular, We should include a note there
that for some devices firmware may not be necessary, even though a 
firmware prompt is displayed. Broadcom devices using tg3 drivers may 
be mentioned as an example of such behavior. The pages


also contain some useful firmware-related information and tricks, so 
might be worth mentioning.

Best regards,
Jurij Smakov                                           jurij@wooyd.org
Key: http://www.wooyd.org/pgpkey/                      KeyID: C99E03CC

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