W: Possible missing firmware /lib/firmware/e100/... for module e100



After kernel update warning displays - because of removing proprietary firmware from main repository:
W: Possible missing firmware /lib/firmware/e100/d102e_ucode.bin for module e100
W: Possible missing firmware /lib/firmware/e100/d102s_ucode.bin for module e100
W: Possible missing firmware /lib/firmware/e100/d102m_ucode.bin for module e100

Solution:
add "non-free" source in /etc/apt/sources.list:
deb http://ftp.cz.debian.org/debian/ squeeze main contrib non-free
then update sources and install package firmware-linux:
apt-get update
apt-get install firmware-linux


Another firmware issue:
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

Solution:
mkdir -p /lib/firmware/tigon
download and copy to created directory .bin files from:
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/dwmw2/linux-firmware-from-kernel.git;a=tree;f=tigon;hb=HEAD
update-initramfs -u

Last update:
2009-08-31 17:42
Author:
Daniel
Revision:
1.4
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