Bug#553710: firmware-linux-nonfree: Package description doesn't include Tigon firmware.
On Sun, 2009-11-01 at 17:06 -0700, David Anselmi wrote:
> Package: firmware-linux-nonfree
> Version: 0.21
> Severity: minor
> firmware-linux-nonfree includes the Tigon tg3 firmware but it's not listed in
> the package description. Perhaps there's a way to generate the description from
> the contents?
There is, but we have so far preferred to describe what the files are
needed for. Perhaps we should reconsider that.
> I had to install this package to resolve these messages when upgrading to the
> 2.6.30 kernel:
> W: Possible missing firmware /lib/firmware/tigon/tg3_tso5.bin for module tg3
> W: Possible missing firmware /lib/firmware/tigon/tg3_tso.bin for module tg3
> W: Possible missing firmware /lib/firmware/tigon/tg3.bin for module tg3
> Fortunately the files list shows this is the package I need so it didn't take
> too much hunting.