15.11.00

Significant Updates

  • Update ACPICA to version 20150930

New Features

  • Add in the notion of ACPI compliance tests.
  • MADT subtables: Local SAPIC structure has 3 reserved bytes, not 1
  • ACPI: MADT: update GICC flag checks for ACPI 6.0
  • ACPI: MADT: further update to GICC flag checks for 6.0
  • acpi: method: skip scope names in method_evaluate_method
  • acpi: method: add _GPE test
  • acpi: method: add _TSN test
  • acpi: method: add _TFP test
  • acpi: method: add _EC test
  • acpi: method: add _CWS test
  • acpi: method: add _BTH test
  • auto-packager: mkpackage.sh: add xenial
  • acpi: tpm2: add check for zero control area address (LP: #1506442)
  • securebootcert: change fail to warning when MS UEFI CA not found in DB
  • lib: fwts_uefi: add BMC device path define
  • uefidump: add dumping the BMC device path
  • uefibootpath: add test for the BMC device path
  • lib: fwts_uefi: add the URI device path define
  • uefibootpath: add test for the URI device path
  • uefidump: add dumping for the URI device path
  • lib: fwts_uefi: add the UFS device path define
  • uefidump: add dumping for the UFS device path
  • uefibootpath: add test for the UFS device path

Fixed Bugs

  • dmi: dmicheck: fix SMBIOS issues on aarch64 systems
  • acpidump: add missing reserved fields to MADT structures
  • cpufreq: the calibration is taking a long time, make it faster
  • acpi: tcpa: replace tab with spaces to fix formatting alignment

Detail Changelog

To check /usr/share/doc/fwts/changelog.Debian.gz or fwts_15.11.00-0ubuntu1.debian.tar.gz from https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/fwts

FirmwareTestSuite/ReleaseNotes/15.11.00 (last edited 2015-11-12 08:19:27 by alexhung)