Re: non-free firmware: driver in main or contrib?
"Marco d'Itri" <md@Linux.IT> writes:
> firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
>>>>Huh? If a driver requires a firmware blob be copied from a driver CD,
>>> Please repeat after me: "drivers do not require firmwares, hardware
>>> devices require firmwares".
>>And the driver requires a functioning hardware device. Thus, the
> This is not an use of the verb "require" I'm familiar with.
The driver has no useful functionality without a device to drive.
What's unclear about this?
Brian Sniffen email@example.com