Debian on 1650 with e1000

Matt_Domsch@Dell.com Matt_Domsch at Dell.com
Wed Mar 20 17:19:00 CST 2002


> My issue is that the e1000 drivers arent in the deb boot 
> disks because they seem not to have been GPL'd... 

You're just a little early.  Intel has released them with a dual "GPL or
BSD+patentgrant" license, and Jeff Garzik has included them in the 2.5.x
kernel tree now, with plans to backport to 2.4.x in the near future.
Yea Intel!
-Matt

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