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Re: LCC and blobs

On Dec 19, Brian Thomas Sniffen <bts@alum.mit.edu> wrote:

> >> > No: it's reporting that the card did activate correctly, but it's not
> >> > the driver's fault. The driver is complete and does not lack anything
> >> > needed to operate the device.
> >> ...except the firmware?
> > No: the driver does not uses the firmware, the device does.
> > The driver stays the same before and after the firmware has been
> > uploaded.
> But the driver would not have reported that message if it had had
> access to the firmware.  Look, you can't seriously argue that the
Which is something I do not consider relevant.

> device is software, or that the device+driver bundle doesn't operate
I'm not.

> differently depending on the presence of additional software -- the
> kernel, for example, or the firmware.
I'm not doing this either.

ciao, |
Marco | [9940 rirFdg9dkkjso]

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