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Re: Possible noteworthy packages

Hi there!

On Sun, 23 Sep 2012 15:11:54 +0200, Henrique de Moraes Holschuh wrote:
> I nominate the following packages to be listed in the "noteworthy packages"
> section of the next DPN:

+1, however...

> amd64-microcode: Processor microcode firmware for AMD CPUs    (non-free)
> intel-microcode: Processor microcode data file for Intel CPUs (non-free)
> iucode-tool: Intel processor microcode tool                   (contrib)

...I find a bit strange that we have firmware-*, fonts-*, etc. packages
but in this case it is the other way around and not microcode-*.  Is
there any specific reason for this?

Thx, bye,
Gismo / Luca

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