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Re: Bug#221709: ITP: at76c503a-source -- at76c503a driver source

Scripsit Oliver Kurth <okurth@gmx.net>

> The firmware is needed. Without it, the device is completely dumb.
> But there are some devices which can store the fw permanently. Also,
> the fw is distributed on their (windows) installation CDs.

Do these CDs accompany the hardware when bought? In that case, and
assuming there are no other license problems, the driver could go
into contrib, and ask the user to supply the CD after installation.

Henning Makholm                             "Elses pels blev alt for trang."

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