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Firmware Test Suite 17.02.00 released

Alex Hung of Canonical announced the 17.02.00 release of FWTS, with new EFI and ACPI support. As well, IBM has been contributing some OpenPOWER support and it appears there is work to make an OpenPOWER version of FWTS-live. 182 more words

FWTS 17.01.00 released

Firmware Test Suite 17.01.00 released https://t.co/69nPar9r8b

— vincent zimmer (@vincentzimmer) January 19, 2017

Alex Hung of Canonical has announced the release of FWTS 17.01.00, the FirmWare Test Suite.

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An experiment with Linux Mint

I’ve wanted to mess around with Linux for awhile. I tried Linux before I bought my Mac Mini in 2010 on the PC I had built. 655 more words


FWTS 16.12.00 released

Ivan Hu of Canonical.com announced the release of FirmWare Test Suite release 16.12.00, with new features in UEFI Secure Boot, OpenPOWER Opal, and ACPI tests. See the full announcement for the list of bugfixes. 78 more words


Go, dumb-born book,

Tell her that sang me once that song of Lawes:

Hadst thou but song

As thou hast subjects known,

Then were there cause in thee that should condone… 125 more words


Aedh Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven

Had I the heavens’ embroidered cloths,
Enwrought with golden and silver light,
The blue and the dim and the dark cloths
Of night and light and the half-light, 36 more words


Chromebook is the real convergence, maybe

It’s well known that Google has always been one step ahead, for years, and maybe, silently, it has come first in the rush for convergence, overperforming folks like Canonical and Microsoft, folks which have been going after convergence like it was the Saint Graal. 406 more words