Bug#687461: xserver-xorg-video-radeon: HD 6310 video gives only colored snow/black screen (fwd)

Michel Dänzer daenzer at debian.org
Fri Sep 14 02:10:47 PDT 2012

On Don, 2012-09-13 at 12:44 -0400, Michael Evans wrote: 
> The live install includes firmware as follows:
> $more binary.packages | grep firmware
> firmware-linux-free	3.1
> Should I see if I can compile in firmware-linux-nonfree as well?

That is certainly where the required microcode is.

> But according to
> http://packages.debian.org/wheezy/all/firmware-linux-nonfree/filelist
> this doesn't exist for wheezy?

As the suffix -nonfree implies, it's in non-free.

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