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19. By Michael Vogt

Add ngene_18.fw (LP: #938121)

18. By Andy Whitcroft

releasing version 1.14

17. By Andy Whitcroft

Build-Depend on linux-image-generic to pull in the latest kernel and
point the module list generator at the modules as installed by it during

16. By Andy Whitcroft

debian/gen-modaliases: handle invalid UTF-8 encoding in modinfo output.

15. By Martin Pitt

releasing version 1.13

14. By Martin Pitt

* Add Modaliases: package header, so that ubuntu-drivers-common, PackageKit,
  and aptdaemon can pick up this package automatically when a covered piece
  of hardware is installed:
  - Add debian/gen-modaliases: Generate a dh_modalias input file covering
    all modaliases from all modules from the currently running kernel which
    need any firmware shipped by this package.
  - debian/rules: Add debian/linux-firmware-nonfree.modaliases target, which
    calls gen-modaliases. This should be called whenever new firmware
    gets added to this package, and occasionally for new kernels. It uses
    the system installed modules, though; fixing this to work on buildds
    would be highly welcome.
  - Add debian/linux-firmware-nonfree.modaliases: Result for current
    Ubuntu Quantal kernel 3.4.0-2-generic, generated by the rule above.
  - debian/control, debian/rules: Call dh_modaliases to insert the
    modaliases into the package header. Add dh-modaliases build dependency.

13. By Tim Gardner

Added Beceem wimax firmware used by kernel versions 3.0 and higher.
-LP: #953494

12. By Tim Gardner

Get _all_ of the b43 firmware files.
wget http://www.lwfinger.com/b43-firmware/broadcom-wl-5.100.138.tar.bz2
tar xjf broadcom-wl-5.100.138.tar.bz2
b43-fwcutter -w . broadcom-wl-5.100.138/linux/wl_apsta.o

11. By Tim Gardner

Added b43 firmware files now that the in-kernel driver
is becoming more capable.

10. By Chase Douglas

* Update dvb-fe-tda10046.fw and dvb-ttpci-01.fw from upstream firmware
* Add sms1xxx-hcw-55xxx-dvbt-02.fw for Hauppauge WinTV MiniStick
  - LP: #581238
* Update package description to be mindful of non-DVB firmware

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