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Author: Mason Loring Bliss
To: 'smee via Dng
Subject: Re: [DNG] Ascii/Beowulf nonfree firmware
On Fri, Jan 10, 2020 at 10:05:25AM -0700, 'smee via Dng wrote:

> I powered off, removed and replaced the battery, and booted up again
> and wifi works fine still. So it appears the nonfree firmware wasn't
> needed for anything on my install, at least so far.

By comparison, the wifi in my Thinkpad T420 requires the non-free firmware:

    iwlwifi 0000:03:00.0: Detected Intel(R) Centrino(R) Advanced-N 6205 AGN,

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