Re: Lost Trust
On Mon, May 31, 2004 at 08:11:53PM -0400, Nathanael Nerode wrote:
> Please come up with a meaningful difference between putting non-free
> peripheral software needed only for a few rare pieces of hardware (the actual
> case with the tg3 driver) into 'main', and putting any other piece of
> non-free software in 'main'.
I would *not* call tg3 driven hardware rare. It's becoming more and more
common in new boxen that one purchases. Seems to be rapidly displacing
Intel, which isn't necessarily a good thing, given Broadcom's track record
for disclosing pertinent information.