New Features

  • fan: add cooling_device# to error messages
  • doc: adding acpitests, uefitests and sbbr options to man page
  • acpi: syntaxcheck: change it from batch to batch-experimental
  • fwts_framework: add an "ifv" option for Independent Firmware Vendor
  • dmicheck: skip checks of DMI default values for IFV
  • acpi: method: add test for _CLS control method
  • lib: create helper functions for device identification objects
  • acpi: devices: add common objects
  • fwts-frontend-text: add a recommended option for IFV (IBV)
  • fwts-frontend-text: add an option for ARM SBBR
  • auto-packager: mkpackage.sh: add cosmic
  • ACPICA: Update to version 20180427
  • ACPICA: Update to version 20180508
  • README: Add libpci-dev dependency ppc64el
  • cpufreq: Add support to read boost frequencies

Fixed Bugs

  • fan: cur_state == -1 is valid for intel_powerclamp
  • cpu: msr: do not check SYSENTER_* MSRs
  • cpu: msr: do not check SYSCALL MSRs
  • dmi: dmicheck: fix missing spaces in failures of type 9
  • acpi: method: fix a copy-n-paste error in _SUB test
  • acpi: fan: fix potential null pointer dereference issue
  • efi_runtime: fix gcc warning for efi_runtime_reset_system
  • lib: fwts_pipeio: fix regression from memory leak fix
  • devicetree: dt_base: Make dtc warnings not failures
  • facs: Add a check for empty BIOS memory map info list
  • opal: power_mgt: Fixes related to pstate parsing
  • cpufreq: Do not free a NULL pointer
  • opal: cpu_info: Designate property optional
  • opal: mem_info: Designate property optional
  • opal: prd_info: Add resilience to service check

Detail Changelog

To check /usr/share/doc/fwts/changelog.Debian.gz or fwts_18.05.00-0ubuntu1.debian.tar.gz from https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/fwts

FirmwareTestSuite/ReleaseNotes/18.05.00 (last edited 2018-05-14 09:21:09 by colin-king)