Re: TG3 firmware report...
<posted & mailed>
Nico Golde wrote:
> * Roland Stigge <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2004-10-10 15:46]:
>> Daniel Freedman wrote:
>> > Anyway, just thought I'd see what people think of this, and how the
>> > Debian community wants to proceed. Is there some way to enable
>> > compability with this without downloading the firmware and violating
>> > the DFSG?
>> Since the tg3 driver doesn't work with my BCM5702 interface anyway
>> (#240812), I'm using the bcm5700-source driver from non-free. I guess
>> people running servers and using the advanced features of this driver
>> are doing the same.
>> Feel free to write a personal email to Broadcom asking for the source of
>> their GPLed driver.
> the source is included in the kernel sources :)
> regards nico
Um, no, the firmware source isn't. There's just a hunk of hex.
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