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Re: Purge of firmware to recommence

On Tue, Apr 20, 2004 at 11:43:49AM -0400, sean finney wrote:
> i believe someone said they were working on this, and then herbert said at a
> later point that he would no longer accept patches unless they came from
> upstream.  perhaps i'm mistaken or this has changed?

The patches should be passed via upstream, or at least tested: we don't
want to distribute buggy drivers, either.

> 	- a non-free driver disk with said firmware

Software that violates the GPL isn't distributable; it can't even go
in non-free.


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