Re: LCC and blobs
Anthony DeRobertis <email@example.com> writes:
> Henning Makholm wrote:
>> Scripsit Anthony DeRobertis <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>>>That would, however, cover firmware and wind up sending X to
>>>contrib. So maybe: ... iff it is stored on the local machine's file
>> That would be my *intuitive* understanding of how the mail/contrib
>> difference works.
> So would a web-based firmware loader, that never saved the firmware to
> disk allow the drivers to be in main?
This could be as simple as mounting a tmpfs on /lib/firmware, and
wgetting some firmware files before loading any modules that might
need them. The slightly more complicated solution would be to modify
the hotplug scripts to fetch the files automatically.