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Type: console-application
ID: org.freedesktop.fwupd
Package: fwupd
Name:
  C: fwupd
Summary:
  C: Update device firmware on Linux
Description:
  C: >-
    <p>
          This project aims to make updating firmware on Linux automatic, safe and
          reliable.
          You can either use a GUI software manager like GNOME Software to view and
          apply updates, the command-line tool or the D-Bus interface directly.
        </p>
    <p>
          The fwupd process is a simple daemon to allow session software to update
          device firmware on your local machine.
          It is designed for desktops, but this project is also usable on phones,
          tablets and on headless servers.
        </p>
ProjectLicense: LGPL-2.0+
Url:
  bugtracker: https://github.com/hughsie/fwupd/issues
  homepage: https://fwupd.org/
  help: 
  donation: 
  translate: https://www.transifex.com/freedesktop/fwupd/
Languages:
- locale: af
  percentage: 38
- locale: ca
  percentage: 100
- locale: cs
  percentage: 93
- locale: de
  percentage: 87
- locale: en_GB
  percentage: 71
- locale: fi
  percentage: 47
- locale: fur
  percentage: 65
- locale: hr
  percentage: 74
- locale: hu
  percentage: 98
- locale: id
  percentage: 73
- locale: it
  percentage: 100
- locale: ko
  percentage: 91
- locale: nl
  percentage: 42
- locale: pl
  percentage: 100
- locale: pt_BR
  percentage: 100
- locale: ru
  percentage: 63
- locale: sk
  percentage: 37
- locale: sr
  percentage: 73
- locale: sv
  percentage: 98
- locale: uk
  percentage: 100
- locale: zh_CN
  percentage: 80
- locale: zh_TW
  percentage: 93
Releases:
- version: 1.2.5
  type: stable
  unix-timestamp: 1551052800
  description:
    C: >-
      <p>This release adds the following features:</p>

      <ul>
        <li>Allow a device to be updated using more than one plugin</li>
        <li>Report the DeviceInstanceIDs from fwupdmgr when run as root</li>
      </ul>

      <p>This release fixes the following bugs:</p>

      <ul>
        <li>Add an extra check for Dell NVMe drives to avoid false positives</li>
        <li>Call composite prepare and cleanup using fwupdtool</li>
        <li>Correct handling of CAB files with nested directories</li>
        <li>Detect and special case Dell ATA hardware</li>
        <li>Do not fail fwupdtool if dbus is unavailable</li>
        <li>Do not unconditionally enable Werror for the EFI binary</li>
        <li>Fill holes when reading SREC files</li>
        <li>Filter the last supported payloads of certain Dell docks</li>
        <li>Fix flashing failure with latest Intuos Pro tablet</li>
        <li>Fix potential segfault when applying UEFI updates</li>
        <li>Fix unifying regression when recovering from failed flash</li>
      </ul>
- version: 1.2.4
  type: stable
  unix-timestamp: 1548979200
  description:
    C: >-
      <p>This release adds the following features:</p>

      <ul>
        <li>Add a directory remote that generates metadata</li>
        <li>Add a new remote type "directory"</li>
        <li>Add a plugin to update Wacom embedded EMR and AES panels</li>
        <li>Add a plugin to upgrade firmware on ATA-ATAPI hardware</li>
        <li>Add a quirk to use the legacy bootmgr description</li>
        <li>Add flag to support manually aligning the NVMe firmware to the FWUG value</li>
        <li>Add SuperIO IT89xx device support</li>
        <li>Add support for Dell dock passive flow</li>
        <li>Add 'update' and 'get-updates' commands to fwupdtool</li>
        <li>Allow Dell dock flashing Thunderbolt over I2C</li>
        <li>Check the battery percentage before flashing</li>
        <li>Show a per-release source and details URL</li>
        <li>Show a `UpdateMessage` and display it in tools</li>
      </ul>

      <p>This release fixes the following bugs:</p>

      <ul>
        <li>Add the needs-shutdown quirk to Phison NVMe drives</li>
        <li>Correct Nitrokey Storage invalid firmware version read</li>
        <li>Do not check the BGRT status before uploading a UX capsule</li>
        <li>Do the UEFI UX checksum calculation in fwupd</li>
        <li>Fix flashing various Jabra devices</li>
        <li>Fix the parser to support extended segment addresses</li>
        <li>Flash the fastboot partition after downloading the file</li>
        <li>Show a console warning if loading an out-of-tree plugin</li>
        <li>Support FGUID to get the SKU GUID for NVMe hardware</li>
      </ul>
- version: 1.2.3
  type: stable
  unix-timestamp: 1546560000
  description:
    C: >-
      <p>This release fixes the following bug:</p>

      <ul>
        <li>Correctly migrate the history database</li>
      </ul>
- version: 1.2.2
  type: stable
  unix-timestamp: 1546128000
  description:
    C: >-
      <p>This release adds the following features:</p>

      <ul>
        <li>Add support for devices that support fastboot</li>
        <li>Add more standard USB identifier GUIDs</li>
        <li>Add new API to get the release protocol from the metadata</li>
        <li>Add the PCR0 value as the device checksum for system firmware</li>
        <li>Include the device firmware checksum and update protocol in the report</li>
      </ul>

      <p>This release fixes the following bugs:</p>

      <ul>
        <li>Add Dell TB18DC to the supported devices list</li>
        <li>Allow replacing the last byte in the image when using 'dfu-tool replace-data'</li>
        <li>Append the UEFI capsule header in userspace rather than in the loader</li>
        <li>Check the device checksum as well as the content checksum during verify</li>
        <li>Correctly parse format the version numbers correctly using old metadata</li>
        <li>Fix a crash if AMT returns an empty response</li>
        <li>Fix a regression when doing GetReleases on unsupported hardware</li>
        <li>Fix the 8bitdo version number if the daemon locale is not C.UTF-8</li>
        <li>Remove the Wacom DTH generation hardware from the whitelist</li>
        <li>Sanitize the version if the version format has been specified</li>
      </ul>
- version: 1.2.1
  type: stable
  unix-timestamp: 1543276800
  description:
    C: >-
      <p>This release adds the following features:</p>

      <ul>
        <li>Add per-release install duration values</li>
        <li>Shut down the daemon after 2h of inactivity when possible</li>
      </ul>

      <p>This release fixes the following bugs:</p>

      <ul>
        <li>Fix a use-after-free when using --immediate-exit</li>
        <li>Fix flashing the 8bitdo SF30</li>
        <li>Fix showing the custom remote agreements</li>
        <li>Include the os-release information in the release metadata</li>
        <li>Speed up startup by loading less thunderbolt firmware</li>
        <li>Speed up startup by using a silo index for GUID queries</li>
        <li>Use less memory and fragment the heap less when starting</li>
      </ul>
- version: 1.2.0
  type: stable
  unix-timestamp: 1541548800
  description:
    C: >-
      <p>This release adds the following features:</p>

      <ul>
        <li>Add a plugin for an upcoming Dell USB-C dock</li>
        <li>Add a standalone installer creation script</li>
        <li>Add support for devices to show an estimated flash time</li>
        <li>Add support for some new Realtek USB devices</li>
        <li>Allow firmware files to depend on versions from other devices</li>
        <li>Allow setting the version format from a quirk entry</li>
        <li>Port from libappstream-glib to libxmlb for a large reduction in RSS</li>
        <li>Stop any running daemon over dbus when using fu-tool</li>
        <li>Support the Intel ME version format</li>
      </ul>

      <p>This release fixes the following bugs:</p>

      <ul>
        <li>Add version format quirks for several Lenovo machines</li>
        <li>Adjust panamera ESM update routine for some reported issues</li>
        <li>Adjust synapticsmst EVB board handling</li>
        <li>Check the amount of free space on the ESP</li>
        <li>Don't show devices pending a reboot in GetUpgrades</li>
        <li>Ensure that parent ID is created before creating quirked children</li>
        <li>Optionally wait for replug before updating a device</li>
        <li>Set the full AMT device version including the BuildNum</li>
        <li>Sort the firmware sack by component priority</li>
        <li>Stop showing errors when no Dell dock plugged in</li>
        <li>Stop showing the current release during updates in fwupdmgr</li>
        <li>Update all sub-devices for a composite update</li>
        <li>Use HTTPS_PROXY if set</li>
      </ul>
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