Bug 214431 - microcode.dat file is really old
Summary: microcode.dat file is really old
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: microcode_ctl
Version: 6
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jon Masters
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Blocks: 418441
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Reported: 2006-11-07 17:02 UTC by Arjan van de Ven
Modified: 2008-04-02 21:49 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-04-02 21:49:32 UTC


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Description Arjan van de Ven 2006-11-07 17:02:36 UTC
Description of problem:


the microcode.dat file as shipped is about a year old. Since the program isn't
actually changing, maybe the .dat file should just move to the hwdata package or
something, so that it can be updated async....

Comment 1 Arjan van de Ven 2007-06-28 17:41:54 UTC
ping?

Comment 2 Jordan Russell 2007-08-11 07:06:09 UTC
I see it was updated in CVS:

* Mon Jul  2 2007 Dave Jones <davej@redhat.com>
- Update to upstream 1.17


Any chance of an errata release for F7?

Comment 3 Jon Masters 2007-08-20 06:28:55 UTC
This kind of fell through the cracks in the Fedora merge. I updated CVS, then
davej did, then...I am not sure of the errata process in Fedora now, but I will
try to find out what needs doing :-)

Jon.


Comment 4 Jon Masters 2007-12-11 08:25:59 UTC
Argh. I still need to do this one.

Comment 5 Jane Lv 2008-02-27 07:13:23 UTC
The current microcode on FC9-Alpha is 1.17.

Comment 6 Jon Masters 2008-04-02 21:49:32 UTC
This has been updated a while ago.


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