Subject: Re: Bluetooth protocol code
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Christos Zoulas <email@example.com>
Date: 12/13/2005 01:13:13
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
matthew green <email@example.com> wrote:
>is there legal reason that the microcode/firmware can't be in
>the kernel? or the source tree? it should only go into
>pkgsrc if it is absolutely necessary (eg, like the intel
>wireless firmware.) users shouldn't need to install pkgsrc
>to make devices work in the normal case.
microcode with acceptable licenses should stay in the main tree.
We should look into porting the OpenBSD firmware loadng framework.