New Features

  • acpi: acpidump: provide table provenance (LP: #1284205)
  • apci: acpiinfo: enable for non-x86 arches (LP: #1284557)
  • Add utility to dump _PLD (Physical Device Location) information (LP: #1281835)
  • acpi: add in a tool to dump GPE information (LP: #1283473)
  • bios: hda_audio: skip the test if audio devices don't exist (LP: #1285571)
  • uefi: uefidump: small re-working of uefi GUID lookup
  • debian: limit architectures to i386 amd64 armel armhf arm64 ppc64 ppc64el

Fixed Bugs

  • acpi: fwts_acpi_tables: fix up missing FACS (LP: #1284097)
  • lib: fwts_acpi_tables: handle zero 64 bit addrs in FADT (LP: #1285167)
  • acpi: checksum: print RSDP checksum correctly (LP: #1287815)
  • lib: fwts_acpi_tables: update RSDP checksum on fixed-up RSDP (LP: #1287852)
  • acpi: acpitables: remove irrelevant test case (LP: #1287891)
  • acpica: ppc64el needs to be built as a 64 bit architecture
  • lib: Make --disassemble-aml accept the outputdir argument (LP: #1201250)
  • lib: fwts_args: determine tty width from stdin

Known Issues

  • Some acpidump offset issues that cause failures on the ARM build. This should be fixed in the next minor version V14.03.01

Detail Changelog

To check /usr/share/doc/fwts/changelog.Debian.gz or fwts_14.03.00-0ubuntu1.debian.tar.gz from https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/fwts

FirmwareTestSuite/ReleaseNotes/14.03.00 (last edited 2014-03-19 01:45:44 by ivan.hu)