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[TAF] templates://microcode.ctl/{templates}

The microcode.ctl package introduced new or modified debconf
templates. This is the perfect moment for a review to help the package
maintainer following the general suggested writing style and track
down typos and errors in the use of English language.

If someone wants to pick up this review, please answer to this mail,
in the mailing list, with an [ITR] (Intent To Review) label.

The templates file is attached.

To propose the file you reviewed for peer review, please send a [RFR]
(Request For Review) mail with the reviewed file attached...then a few
days later, when no more contributions come, a summary mail with a
[LCFC] (Last Chance For Comments) label.

Finally, after no more comments coming to the LCFC mail, you can send
the reviewed templates file as a bug report against the package.

Then, please notify the list with a last mail using a [BTS] label
with the bug number.

Helping the package maintainer to deal with induced translation
updates at that momebt will be nice. If you're not comfortable with
that part of the process, please hand it off to a translator.


Template: microcode.ctl/check-new
Type: boolean
Default: true
_Description: Do you want to check online for new Intel CPU microcodes?
 microcode.ctl package needs the Intel microcodes to be usefull.
 Debian considers  these microcode non-free (microcodes are program, but
 without sources), so they cannot distributed within this package.
 The expected internet traffic is about 300-400Kb.
 Alternatively, you can check /usr/share/doc/microcode.ctl/README.Debian
 and download manually the microcodes or you can also run manually
 /usr/sbin/update-intel-microcode .

Source: microcode.ctl
Section: contrib/utils
Priority: optional
Maintainer: Giacomo Catenazzi <cate@debian.org>
Build-Depends: debhelper (>= 5), po-debconf

Package: microcode.ctl
Architecture: i386 amd64
Depends: module-init-tools | modutils, udev | makedev (>> 2.3.1-52), po-debconf, ${shlibs:Depends}, ${misc:Depends}
Suggests: wget, bzip2
Replaces: microcode-ctl
Description: Intel IA32/IA64 CPU Microcode Utility
 The microcode_ctl utility is a companion to the IA32 microcode driver
 written by Tigran Aivazian <tigran@veritas.com>. The utility has two
 a) it decodes and sends new microcode to the kernel driver to be
    uploaded to Intel IA32 family processors. (Pentium Pro, PII,
    Celeron, PIII, Xeon, Pentium 4, etc.) and the Intel x86_64
    family processors
 b) it signals the kernel driver to release any buffers it may hold
 The microcode update is volatile and needs to be uploaded on each
 system boot i.e. it doesn't re-flash your CPU permanently, reboot and
 it reverts back to the old microcode. The ideal place to load
 microcode is in BIOS, but most vendors never update it!

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