[arch-dev-public] New core package: linux-firmware
thomas at archlinux.org
Wed May 19 17:55:13 EDT 2010
Am 19.05.2010 23:39, schrieb Thomas Bächler:
> As a followup to a discussion on [arch-general] in the Linux 2.6.34
> thread ( and others), I think we should do the following:
> - Create a linux-firmware package from the linux-firmware.git tree.
> - Make that package conflict and replace all other firmware that it
> All other firmware packages contain only files that are not part of
> - Remove the firmware from the kernel26 PKGBUILD, only use the
> linux-firmware package instead
> I'm putting a package with the according conflicts/replaces to testing.
> Please comment, test it thoroughly and give feedback.
>  http://mailman.archlinux.org/pipermail/arch-general/2010-May/013329.html
Apparently, replaces= won't work until we remove the kernel26-firmware
package. We can do that on the next kernel rebuild. Please run pacman -S
linux-firmware manually for now.
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