[arch-dev-public] add alsa-firmware to extra?

Tobias Powalowski t.powa at gmx.de
Tue Jun 16 09:38:51 EDT 2009

Am Dienstag 16 Juni 2009 schrieb Thomas Bächler:
> Tobias Powalowski schrieb:
> > Hi guys,
> > according to this: http://bugs.archlinux.org/task/15090
> > Some soundcards need additional firmware.
> > any objections in adding this to extra repository?
> I'm curious as to why these firmware files aren't included in the
> kernel? Is this closed-source, but freely distributable firmware?
license is gpl-2 according to gentoo package

Tobias Powalowski
Archlinux Developer & Package Maintainer (tpowa)
tpowa at archlinux.org
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