Re: CS00003271 - Please review your case update - (Assigned)
On Wed, Jun 01, 2005 at 02:14:02PM -0400, Andres Salomon wrote:
> On Wed, 25 May 2005 11:24:27 -0700, NIC Technology Support wrote:
> > Below is a response to your case number CS00003271 submitted to Broadcom NIC Technology Support.
> > Case Title: GPLed driver and binary-only firmware blobs.
> > Response from Broadcom: Can you please check with your Legal team and let me know if the following license is acceptable by them:
> The license below looks good. Do you plan to release a new version of the
> firmware with this license included, or are you going to give us
> permission to redistribute the existing firmware under this license? If
> the latter is the case, we can submit a patch to add the license to the
> kernel for you.
I think that it is important that this is submitted upstream,
though it would probably be better if it came directly
from Broadcom, as I think you suggest, rather than via Debian.