Re: LCC and blobs
[let's see if I can keep from screwing up the formatting on this one.]
On Tue, Dec 28, 2004 at 04:26:59PM -0800, Ken Arromdee wrote:
> I think the scenario "They moved the firmware from a chip to a CD, so we
> can't distribute a driver any more" is ridiculous. Any attempt to modify
> the rules to handle firmware should either fix that situation or
> else *really* justify why that's desirable.
If there's hardware out there with the firmware preloaded, then the
driver for that hardware should stay free, regardless of the existence
of other hardware.