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Re: Towards d-i wheezy beta 3

On Sep 10, Henrique de Moraes Holschuh <hmh@debian.org> wrote:

> I'd like to see it recommend the instalation of (or just install by default)
> system processor microcode update packages when non-free is enabled on a x86
> arch (i386 or amd64) and the running processor is either Intel or AMD
> (easily identified by a grep in /proc/cpuinfo).
Me too please! Just install them by default, if non-free is enabled 
there is no reason to not do it.

Also, we should mention somewhere (the install documentation?) that 
non-free should be enabled to install microcode fixes which may be 
critical to maintain the system stability.


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