Re: non-free firmware: driver in main or contrib?
Mike Hommey <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> The point is, some drivers DO require firmwares. I'd rather say: Some
> depend on firmware. In that case, if the firmware is non-free, the
> driver can't go in main.
Is this the case even if the firmware is in a flash chip attached to the
device? If the total amount of non-free software on a user's system is
the same regardless, why are we concerned about how it's packaged?
Matthew Garrett | email@example.com