Re: Correct binary for Intel Core i5
Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. put forth on 2/23/2010 7:22 AM:
> While it could happen in the future, there's no system in place (AFAIK) for
> the system to recommend certain packages based on the user's hardware profile.
> It is very easy to be missing the firmware because you a missing a package.
Yeah, no kidding. It's a crappy system. Layers of additional complexity
and breakage just to deal with the politics of "free". This is one of the
many reasons I roll my own kernels from kernel.org source. I love Debian,
but I don't care for the Debian kernels. But I'm getting OT now, and this
thread needs to die.