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Re: debian laptop wirless problem

Emmanuel Revah wrote:
> hence the default etch kernel 2.6.18 already works with ipw2200, it is as
> simple as copying some .fw files into /usr/lib/hotplug/firmware/ 
> (apparently some put it into /lib/firmware, but maybe the are not really
> using debian ?).
> manu.

The paths where udev hotplug looks for firmware are defined in
/lib/udev/hotplug.functions with the variable FIRMWARE_DIRS.
In lenny I have

FIRMWARE_DIRS='/lib/firmware /usr/local/lib/firmware /usr/lib/hotplug/firmware'


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