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commit a4e149725119aa5ed34a1f48ea004bbfb34c231c
parent 9317cc2da9d06dec263267e9f61f0bfd166dcdbf
Author: Francis Rowe <info@gluglug.org.uk>
Date:   Tue, 13 Oct 2015 02:51:34 +0100

docs/hcl/c201.html: Clarify that only non-malicious microcode's ok

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docs/hcl/c201.html | 3++-
1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/docs/hcl/c201.html b/docs/hcl/c201.html @@ -253,7 +253,8 @@ <p> 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 and read-only), but we + (not considered problematic by the FSF provided that it is reasonably trusted + to not be malicious, since it's part of the hardware and read-only), but we exclude microcode updates (volatile updates which are uploaded at boot time by the boot firmware, if present), which are proprietary software. </p>