Re: Switching kernel drivers to userland microcode loading, and 'contrib'
On Apr 12, Sam Hartman <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Marco> On Apr 12, Henning Makholm <email@example.com> wrote:
> >> somthing like request_firmware. Do we have any packages with
> >> userland support for this in Debian?
> Marco> Hotplug does, but this will not help you much if you need
> Marco> the firmware to boot your system.
> I guess you'll be needing an initrd then.
Yes, large enough to contain a POSIX shell and a few other tools.
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