Author: Francis Rowe <email@example.com>
Date: Tue, 13 Oct 2015 00:12:59 +0100
docs/hcl/c201.html: clarify that microcode is software
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)
diff --git a/docs/hcl/c201.html b/docs/hcl/c201.html
@@ -164,7 +164,7 @@
Unlike x86 (e.g. Intel/AMD) CPUs, ARM CPUs do not use microcode, not even built in.
On the Intel/AMD based libreboot systems, there is still microcode in the CPU
(not considered problematic by the FSF, since it's part of the hardware), but we
- exclude microcode updates, which are proprietary
+ exclude microcode updates, which are proprietary software.
On ARM CPUs, the instruction set is implemented in circuitry, without microcode.