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Re: New summary: Binary peripheral software

Marco d'Itri wrote:

> On Apr 03, "J.D. Hood" <jdthood@yahoo.co.uk> wrote:
>> (If we are distributing it then it isn't firmware.  I'll call
>> it 'peripheral software' until someone suggests a better term.)
> If it's executed in a peripheral or add on card then it's still
> firmware even if you have to upload it throught the PCI or USB bus.
> Please do not play with the dictionary.
Wrong.  See Thomas's explanation of the actual meaning of "firmware".

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