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Re: [GNU-linux-libre] request for inclusion of packages not respecting F
Re: [GNU-linux-libre] request for inclusion of packages not respecting FSDG
Thu, 14 Apr 2011 12:06:25 +0930
On Mon, 11 Apr 2011 11:01:19 +0200
Graziano Sorbaioli <address@hidden> wrote:
> today I checked every bug present on the gNewSense BTS and wrote
> down a list of packages that fail to respect the Free System
> Distribution Guidelines.
> I think they should be added here:
> but I would like to know your opinion.
> Thank you.
> Description: Debian installer
> Problem: Installer asks for non-free firmware
> Recommended Fix:
The quick/short fix is to preseed out the firmware question.
cat << EOF >> [root of your cd image]/preseed.conf
# Do NOT offer to install proprietary firmware
# If non-free firmware is needed for the network or other hardware, you
# can configure the installer to always try to load it, without
# prompting. Or change to false to disable asking.
d-i hw-detect/load_firmware boolean false
> References: https://savannah.nongnu.org/bugs/index.php?29275
> Copyright file:
> (Source) package name(s): debian-installer
Karl Goetz, (Kamping_Kaiser / VK5FOSS)
Debian contributor / gNewSense Maintainer
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Re: [GNU-linux-libre] request for inclusion of packages not respecting FSDG,
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