Re: Firmware & Social Contract: GR proposal
On Wed, Sep 06, 2006 at 10:35:50AM +0100, MJ Ray wrote:
> Josselin Mouette <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: [...]
> > Don't forget that sarge also has these firmwares.
> That's not entirely true, according to
> http://doolittle.icarus.com/~larry/fwinventory/2.6.17.html :-
> Relative to sarge, 13 new sourceless-firmware-contaminated files have
> found their way into Debian's Linux source tree. They are:
> * drivers/scsi/qla2xxx/ql2100_fw.c
> * drivers/scsi/qla2xxx/ql2200_fw.c
> * drivers/scsi/qla2xxx/ql2300_fw.c
> * drivers/scsi/qla2xxx/ql2322_fw.c
> * drivers/scsi/qla2xxx/ql2400_fw.c
Are those not those which have gone in the firmware-nonfree or whatever
package which was uploaded yesterday to non-free ?
> > If we release etch ASAP, we have something that is much more free.
> In general, that's true and a cause for rejoicing.