Devuan bug report logs - #210
asking about non-free firmware

Package: debian-installer; Maintainer for debian-installer is Devuan Maintainers <>; Source for debian-installer is src:debian-installer.

Reported by: KatolaZ <>

Date: Thu, 17 May 2018 13:03:01 UTC

Severity: normal

Tags: ascii

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Subject: asking about non-free firmware
Date: Thu, 17 May 2018 13:39:32 +0100
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Package: debian-installer
Tags: ascii

It seems that under some conditions the installer does not ask the
user if they want to load and install non-free firmware, and silently
installs the firmware if needed. The glitch is in hw-detect. I am
trying to fix this before the next ASCII release.


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