Use Debian? Want Intel's latest CPU patch? Small print sparks big problem

"Linux distro hits the brakes on rolling out microcode for security bugs in license row"

"...Debian ... packages containing Intel's fixes are ready to go, but, no, they aren't about to be sent out to the world due to a new end-user license file added by Intel to the archive...."

bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugrep

theregister.co.uk/2018/08/21/i

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