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UEFI Articles & Reviews

Benchmarks & Trying Out DragonFlyBSD 4.8   Operating Systems   28 Mar 2017
MSI: Update Your BIOS From The Linux Desktop   Motherboards   07 Oct 2014

UEFI Linux News

AMD Posts Latest Coherent Device Memory Mapping Linux...   AMD   17 May 2022
FreeBSD 13.1 Released With UEFI Boot Enhancements,...   BSD   16 May 2022
systemd 251 Nears Release With Last Planned Test   systemd   14 May 2022
Open-Source Firmware For The MSI Alder Lake...   Hardware   11 May 2022
Systemd 251-rc2 Released With More Features   systemd   05 May 2022
Fedora 37 Will Not Deprecate Legacy BIOS Support   Fedora   04 May 2022
Linux NTFS, Ryzen 7 5800X3D, Mesa 22.1 & Other...   Phoronix   01 May 2022
Rust-Written Redox OS 0.7 Released With New...   Operating Systems   29 Apr 2022
Legacy BIOS Support Remains Important For Some On...   Fedora   18 Apr 2022
Huawei Working On UEFI Mirrored Memory Support For...   Arm   16 Apr 2022
Open-Source Coreboot Port Working On A Retail Intel...   Coreboot   12 Apr 2022
Fedora 37 Looks To Deprecate Legacy BIOS Support   Fedora   05 Apr 2022
Asahi Linux Issues First Alpha Release For Running...   Apple   19 Mar 2022
FreeBSD 13.1 BETA 2 Released With Updated OpenZFS   BSD   18 Mar 2022
Fwupd 1.7.6 Released With New Hardware Support, Fixes   LVFS   25 Feb 2022
Linux Firmware Updating Growth Continues Amid Security...   LVFS   01 Feb 2022
Archinstall 2.3.1 Released With PipeWire App Profile...   Arch Linux   26 Jan 2022
Intel's Unaccepted Memory Support Updated For...   Intel   20 Jan 2022
Microsoft's Director of OS Security Gets Coreboot...   Microsoft   18 Jan 2022
LVFS Activity Going Wild Ahead Of New Security...   LVFS   18 Jan 2022
AMD Ryzen 6000 Series Mobile CPUs Feature Microsoft's...   AMD   04 Jan 2022
Intel Readies "PFRUT" For Linux 5.17 To...   Intel   28 Dec 2021
Ubuntu Developers Figuring Out Dual-Boot Changes Ahead...   Ubuntu   19 Dec 2021
FWUPD Linux Firmware Updater Prepares "Best Known...   LVFS   29 Nov 2021
Alpine Linux 3.15 Released - Builds Off Linux 5.15,...   Operating Systems   24 Nov 2021
FWUPD 1.7.2 Released With Fixes, Faster & Smaller...   LVFS   19 Nov 2021
Intel Developing Universal Scalable Firmware As...   Intel   17 Nov 2021
FreeBSD Improving Boot Times, Adds Hole-Punching,...   BSD   15 Nov 2021
FWUPD 1.7.1 Adds Support For Firmware Updates On More...   LVFS   01 Nov 2021
FWUPD 1.7 Released With Supporting More Hardware For...   LVFS   06 Oct 2021
IBM Engineer Has Been Exploring Possible Rust Modules...   GNU   24 Sep 2021
Lennart: Linux Comes Up Short Around Disk Encryption,...   systemd   23 Sep 2021
Ubuntu 18.04.6 LTS Released To Correct Broken Install...   Ubuntu   17 Sep 2021
LVFS Serves Up 2+ Million Firmware Downloads In The...   LVFS   17 Sep 2021
Intel Seamless Update: Intel Preparing For System...   Intel   14 Sep 2021
Intel Preparing Linux Kernel Support For...   Intel   11 Aug 2021
FWUPD 1.6.2 Released With Exciting Improvements For...   LVFS   02 Aug 2021
OPNsense 21.7 Released With New Installer Offering...   BSD   28 Jul 2021
ASRock Rack Has One Of The Best, Most Open-Source...   Coreboot   15 Jul 2021
Intel Crocus, Linux 5.13, Other Vendor Happenings Made...   Phoronix   30 Jun 2021
The Big Set Of Networking Changes For Linux 5.14   Linux Networking   30 Jun 2021
Dell BIOS/UEFI Under Attack From New Vulnerabilities -...   LVFS   24 Jun 2021
Debian 10.10 Released With Many Security/Bug Fixes,...   Debian   19 Jun 2021
FWUPD 1.6.1 Adds FreeBSD UEFI Capsule Handling, More...   LVFS   14 Jun 2021
ACPI Platform Runtime Mechanism Support Is Getting...   Hardware   14 Jun 2021
Intel's Cloud-Hypervisor 16 Adds ARM64 ACPI + UEFI...   Intel   11 Jun 2021
AMD Preparing More Linux Code For The Frontier...   AMD   27 May 2021
Libreboot Sees First New Release In Nearly 5 Years,...   Coreboot   23 May 2021
Linux 5.14 To Bring SimpleDRM Driver, VC4 HDR, Marks...   Linux Kernel   13 May 2021
NomadBSD 1.4 Released With GUI For Easier Chrome /...   BSD   03 Mar 2021
Multiple New Security Issues Hit GRUB Bootloader...   Linux Security   02 Mar 2021
Linux 5.12 To Expose Firmware Performance Data   Standards   26 Feb 2021
FWUPD Is Being Ported To The BSDs To Handle Firmware...   LVFS   07 Feb 2021
OPNsense 21.1 Open-Source Firewall/Router Platform...   BSD   28 Jan 2021
NomadBSD 1.4 Working On An Improved Installer, Better...   BSD   28 Jan 2021
OpenMandriva Lx 4.2 RC Released With Linux 5.10,...   Operating Systems   01 Jan 2021
Ubuntu Had A Stellar 2020 From Ubuntu 20.04 LTS To...   Ubuntu   29 Dec 2020
Haiku OS Gearing Up For 2021 With Improving ARM Port,...   Operating Systems   22 Dec 2020
Intel + Microsoft Continue Work On Replacing More SMM...   Coreboot   06 Dec 2020
A Specification Is Being Discussed For Passing...   Standards   15 Nov 2020
Initial Support For Booting RISC-V Hardware Via EFI...   Hardware   20 Oct 2020
There Are Many Changes To Look Forward To With The...   Linux Kernel   11 Oct 2020
Linux 5.10 To Have Initial Support For UEFI Booting On...   RISC-V   06 Oct 2020
XCP-ng 8.2 LTS To Bring Rewritten UEFI, Core...   Virtualization   03 Oct 2020
Debian 10.5 Released To Address The GRUB2 BootHole...   Debian   01 Aug 2020
BootHole Blows Hole In GRUB2 Bootloader Security,...   Linux Security   29 Jul 2020
GNOME OS Is Taking Shape But Its To Serve For Testing...   GNOME   22 Jul 2020
Fedora Developers Brainstorming Options For Better...   Fedora   21 Jul 2020
Fedora Developers Discussing Possibility Of Dropping...   Fedora   30 Jun 2020
RISC-V UEFI Linux Support Under Review   RISC-V   28 Jun 2020
Another Attack Vector Uncovered For Bypassing Linux...   Linux Security   15 Jun 2020
Ubuntu 18.04's Heavily Patched Kernel Opens Door To...   Ubuntu   14 Jun 2020
Haiku R1 Beta 2 "Open-Source BeOS" Operating...   Operating Systems   09 Jun 2020
Fedora 33 Looking To Use Swap On zRAM By Default With...   Fedora   06 Jun 2020
Linux 5.8 Adds initrdmem= Option For Cases Such As...   Linux Kernel   01 Jun 2020
Oracle Working On "PKRAM" For Memory That...   Oracle   08 May 2020
Ubuntu 20.04's Server Installer Sees Last Minute Work...   Ubuntu   22 Apr 2020
Intel Working On Slim Bootloader Integration...   Intel   21 Apr 2020
Canonical Contributing Upstream Improvements To...   Ubuntu   06 Apr 2020
Linux 5.7 EFI Changes: "The GRUB Project Is...   Hardware   31 Mar 2020
Android-x86 9.0-r2 Released With Updated Kernel, UEFI...   Operating Systems   25 Mar 2020
Linux Mint Debian Edition 4 Released - Finally...   Operating Systems   20 Mar 2020
Android-x86 9.0-r1 Finally Released For Bringing...   Operating Systems   27 Feb 2020
UEFI Boot Support Published For RISC-V On Linux   RISC-V   26 Feb 2020
Weekend Discussion: How Concerned Are You If Your CPU...   Hardware   23 Feb 2020
Linux EFI Going Through Spring Cleaning Before RISC-V...   Linux Kernel   21 Feb 2020
Fwupd 1.3.8 Brings More Improvements For Firmware...   LVFS   15 Feb 2020
Bareflank Hypervisor 2.0 Released With UEFI Support,...   Virtualization   05 Feb 2020
The Meteoric Rise Of Fwupd+LVFS For Linux Firmware...   LVFS   04 Feb 2020
Haiku R1 Beta 2 Is Hopefully Not Too Far Away   Operating Systems   03 Feb 2020
XCP-ng 8.1 Beta Rolls Out While Becoming Part Of The...   Virtualization   28 Jan 2020
GhostBSD 20.01 Released For FreeBSD 12.1 + MATE 1.22.2...   BSD   22 Jan 2020
Debian Enabling Support For Booting From Root F2FS...   Debian   11 Jan 2020
Coreboot Had An Exciting Decade Thanks To Google's...   Coreboot   28 Dec 2019
Debian's Excitement In The 2010s From Big Releases To...   Operating Systems   27 Dec 2019
From Botched Releases To Exciting New Features, Fedora...   Fedora   24 Dec 2019
Systemd In Ten Years Has Redefined The Linux Landscape   systemd   20 Dec 2019
FreeDOS 1.3 RC2 Released With "Live CD"...   Operating Systems   15 Dec 2019
VirtualBox 6.1 Released With Better 3D Support, UI...   Oracle   12 Dec 2019
Some Of The Possible Changes Coming For The Desktop...   Ubuntu   05 Dec 2019