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Fwupd 1.8 Linux Firmware Updating Tool Is Out

Fwupd 1.8 comes with support for new devices, such as ELAN fingerprint readers. Learn more about the new firmware updating release here.
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Fwupd 1.7.6 Linux Firmware Updater Adds Support for Star Lite Mk III Laptop

Fwupd 1.7.6 is here with support for new hardware, including the Star Lite Mk III laptop from Star Labs, as well as HP M2xfd monitors, and some new features, such as a new plugin to set a GPIO pin for the duration of an update or a new plugin to enumerate SCSI hardware. This release […]

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Fwupd 1.7.3 Released with Several New Features

Fwupd 1.7.3 introduces support for Nordic Semiconductor nRF secure devices, adds a sync-bkc sub-command to ensure a known set of firmware versions, adds FuArchiveFirmware support for plugins that use archives as firmware files, adds sector size properties and a quirkable page to FuCfiDevice, and makes Upower and powerd support optional. On top of these enhancements, […]

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Fwupd 1.7.1 Released with New Support and Integration Features

Fwupd 1.7.1 is packed with several new features, including the ability to allow you to specify the fwupdmgr device-test foo –json command for unattended testing, support for inhibiting the ModemManager device in mbim-qdu, support for loading remotes from /var/lib/fwupd/remotes.d, as well as the ability to use a file name when using set-approved-firmware. Learn more about […]

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Fwupd 1.7 Adds Support for Logitech Devices with the Unified Battery Feature, More

Fwupd 1.7 adds support for Logitech devices supporting the Unified Battery feature, implements an interactive request to restart some Logitech DFU devices, adds support for more Coreboot-powered StarBook laptops and PixArt devices, and introduces support for installing the LVFS (Linux Vendor Firmware Service) remote. This release also comes with FuCfuPayload and FuCfuOffer for future usage, […]

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