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Re: Squeeze, firmware and installation

On jeu., 2010-05-06 at 09:15 +0800, Paul Wise wrote:
> I recently had to install Debian lenny on a HP ProLiant machine, which
> required bnx2 firmware for the network controller. Just downloaded the
> firmware .deb from packages.d.o, stuck it on a FAT32 formatted USB
> stick and everything worked fine. 

The only thing which would be needed, imho, is a central point to easily
download firmwares you need. Some place which would be advertised in the

Uh, but, wait. Isn't that the point of:

http://www.debian.org/releases/stable/amd64/ch06s04.html “Loading
firmwares”, which points to:


Wow, nice.

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