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From: Joerg Kampmann <>
To: Larry Finger <>,
Subject: Re: Fwd: Asus x540m - RTL8723befw.bin and rtl8723befw_36.bin
Date: Mon, 9 Sep 2019 21:55:05 +0200
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Thanks a lot, Larry. this computer is not mine. it belongs to a refugee 
coming from Georgia (formerly ussr) ... She got this ASUS stuff from a 
company in Litvania ... strange history. I am working on that problem on 
a voluntary base ... and this started already 3 weeks ago ...

Am 09.09.19 um 18:15 schrieb Larry Finger:
> On 9/9/19 11:00 AM, Joerg Kampmann wrote:
>> This seems to be very strange. Does anybody have an explanation for 
>> this strange behaviour?
> I just searched the entire kernel source for the message "firmware is 
> too big". The only place it was found was 
> "drivers/media/platform/s5p-mfc/s5p_mfc_ctrl.c: mfc_err("MFC firmware 
> is too big to be loaded\n");". I do not think that is the problem. :)
> Have you tried any other distros? A Live Medium should let you know if 
> it has the same problem.
> Larry
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2019-09-09 15:38   ` Larry Finger
2019-09-09 16:00     ` Joerg Kampmann
2019-09-09 16:15       ` Larry Finger
2019-09-09 19:55         ` Joerg Kampmann [this message]
2019-09-09 17:01       ` Larry Finger

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