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Re: Proposal - Deferment of Changes from GR 2004-003

Wouter Verhelst writes:
> That doesn't matter. To date, the policy has always been that a package
> must go in contrib if it has a dependency on something in non-free which
> has no *current* free implementation.

Then all binaries must go in non-free since they depend on the non-free cpu
microcode.  As this is not true, we obviously do not require hardware to be
free.  True firmware is hardware.
John Hasler
john@dhh.gt.org (John Hasler)
Dancing Horse Hill
Elmwood, WI

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