Re: beta status
On Sat, Nov 05, 2005 at 11:29:46AM +0200, Kalle Olavi Niemitalo wrote:
> Sven Luther <email@example.com> writes:
> > The problem with miboot is that there are 200 or so m68k instructions in the
> > boot sector, which have not been changed since over 10 years probably, and
> > probably nobody at appple even remembers them, and thus we are not shipping
> > miboot even in non-free, while at the same time distributing it from
> > people.debian.org.
> IIUC, Debian is already distributing Microsoft boot sector code
> in the ms-sys package.
Ah, interesting, but i wonder if it is code or just data, and what licence it
comes under, will have a look.