On Monday 20 April 2009 00:00:26 email@example.com
> > I just noticed a new package in squeeze, firmware-linux, which contains
> > the binary firmware that was formerly included in Debian kernels [...]
> > What I want to know is what kinds of problems I might experience when I
> > move to a 'free' kernel? [...]
Not everything was fully tested, apparently. So check your hardware operations
and file necessary bugs. For example, Matrox g200 cards may hang the system
trying to do hw-acceleration.