Fedora Freedom and linux-libre
moe at blagblagblag.org
Mon Jun 16 05:05:53 UTC 2008
Les Mikesell wrote:
> jeff wrote:
> That would be a reasonable change. How is it done in drivers where the
> firmware has always been known to be non-GPL but redistributable? tg3
> might be a special case due to its copyright change.
The firmware hasn't always been known to be non-GPL. It was distributed for
years under the GPL, so it *is* GPL, but they are violating the GPL by not
shipping the source code.
Have you even looked at tg3.c or it's history?
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