FEDORA-2019-5bd45146e1

bugfix update in Fedora 29 for fwupd

Status: stable 7 months ago

This release adds the following features:

  • Add a plugin to support modem hardware
  • Add support for delayed activation of docks and ATA devices
  • Add support for reading the SuperIO device checksum and writing to e-flash
  • Add the fwupdagent binary for use in shell scripts
  • Allow restricting firmware updates for enterprise use
  • Allow signing the fwupd report with a client certificate
  • Use Plymouth when updating offline firmware

This release fixes the following bugs:

  • Allow forcing an offline-only update on a live system using --force
  • Allow running offline updates when in system-update.target
  • Ask to reboot after scheduling an offline firmware update
  • Correctly check the new version for devices that replug
  • Do not fail to start the daemon if tpm2_pcrlist hangs
  • Do not fail when scheduling more than one update to be run offline
  • Do not let failing to find DBus prevent fwuptool from starting
  • Do not schedule an update on battery power if it requires AC power
  • Include all device checksums in the LVFS report
  • Rename the shimx64.efi binary for known broken firmware
  • Upload the UPDATE_INFO entry for the UEFI UX capsule

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --advisory=FEDORA-2019-5bd45146e1

Comments 8

This update has been submitted for testing by rhughes.

karma: +1 critpath: +1 #1685471: +1

This update has been pushed to testing.

Works great! LGTM! =)

karma: +1

works for me

karma: +1

This update has been submitted for batched by bodhi.

This update has been submitted for stable by bodhi.

This update has been pushed to stable.

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Content Type
RPM
Status
stable
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Update Type
bugfix
Update Severity
medium
Karma
+3
stable threshold: 3
unstable threshold: -3
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Dates
submitted 7 months ago
in testing 7 months ago
in stable 7 months ago

Related Bugs 1

0+1 #1685471 Fails to install offline updates due to fwupd time-out

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