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Re: Preparing linux-2.6 2.6.18-1

On Wed, Sep 20, 2006 at 03:38:50PM +0200, Frederik Schueler wrote:
> Second: this release contains ALL binary firmware blobs shipped 
> upstream, even those we kept pruning since the day Herbert Xu removed 
> them the first time in 2004. 
> Initially, we wanted to wait for a positive GR vote outcome before doing 
> this step, but as every day existing GR proposals are changed and new ones 
> made, this seems to be going to be delayed indefinitely, which is not 
> acceptable from a release point of view.

>From a release point of view, it would be better not to assume too much
about the outcome, and I don't think any of the proposed resolution require
the kernel package to include any firmwares.

So it seems a bit risky to include yet more non-free firmware at that

Bill. <ballombe@debian.org>

Imagine a large red swirl here.

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