14.01.00

New Features

  • acpi: acpidump: add SPCR table (LP: #1260351)
  • acpi: acpidump: add DBGP table (LP: #1260353)
  • acpi: acpidump: add DBG2 table (LP: #1260356)
  • acpi: acpidump: dump out table descriptions (LP: #1261483)
  • acpi: acpidump: Add MCHI table (LP: #1261484)
  • lib: klog: don't clear kernel log on s3 and s4 tests (LP: #1262208)
  • dmi: dmicheck: add more checks for invalid DMI fields (LP: #1262236)
  • data: klog: sync kernel error messages with 3.13 kernel (LP: #1266786)
  • acpi: crsdump, prsdump: add support for _PRS dumping (LP: #1265827)
  • uefi: uefidump: add the Media Protocol subtype-5 support on media device path type for uefidump (LP: #1260147)
  • uefi: uefidump: add the PIWG Firmware File subtype-6 support on media device path type for uefidump (LP: #1260147)
  • uefi: uefidump: add the PIWG Firmware Volume subtype-7 support on media device path type for uefidump (LP: #1260147)
  • uefi: uefidump: extend the Messaging Device Path type Vendor subtype-10 (LP: #1262095)
  • lib: fwts_uefi header add attribute packed for struct typedef

Fixed Bugs

  • dmi: change max value of "Upgrade" field" from 0x2a to 0x2c (LP: #1263634)
  • cpu: microcode: test should skip if no microcode found (LP: #1259900)
  • Enable ACPI table dumping for non-x86 systems (LP: #1260470)
  • Allow RSDP to be provided manually or scan for it in klog (LP: #1260400)
  • Dump ACPI table addresses with correct address length (LP: #1260482)
  • ACPICA: update to version 20131218 (LP: #1262348)
  • fwts: remove launchpad tagging from fwts
  • acpi: crsdump: fix large resource length calculation (LP: #1255793)
  • fwts: attempt to make fwts less Ubuntu specific, (LP: #1246653)
  • fwts: fix common realloc() memory leak anti-pattern (LP: #1267193)
  • acpi: s3: remove redundant variable
  • bios: pciirq: fix printf format and tidy some variable scopes
  • acpi: powerbutton: ensure we don't get scanf buffer overflow
  • cpu: cpufreq: use correct printf format specifiers

Deprecated features

  • doc: remove tag options --lp-tags and --lp-tags-log
  • data: klog.json: remove redundant tags from database

Known Issues

  • can only build with automake 1.13 or older.
  • fail to build on developing trusty environment

Detail Changelog

To check /usr/share/doc/fwts/changelog.Debian.gz or fwts_14.01.00-0ubuntu1.debian.tar.gz from https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/fwts

FirmwareTestSuite/ReleaseNotes/14.01.00 (last edited 2014-01-15 03:34:32 by alexhung)