Request to include Intel processor microcode in Intrepid and Hardy

Zhao, Yingying yingying.zhao at intel.com
Thu Sep 18 11:19:33 UTC 2008


Hi cate,

Would you please upgrade the microcode to 20080910?

- Yingying

>-----Original Message-----
>From: kernel-team-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com 
>[mailto:kernel-team-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com] On Behalf Of 
>Zhao, Yingying
>Sent: 2008年9月17日 11:18
>To: kernel-team at lists.ubuntu.com
>Subject: Request to include Intel processor microcode in 
>Intrepid and Hardy
>
>
>The Intel microcode data file contains the latest microcode definitions
>for all Intel processors. I just checked but didn't find the microcode
>date file(microcode.dat) and the utility tools (microcode_ctl) in both
>Hardy and Intrepid. I'm afraid this feature request wasn't passed to
>Canonical before.
>
>Is it possible that Intrepid includes the latest microcode.dat and
>microcode_ctl in the next Alpha 6 release? 
>Can we release this microcode.dat/microcode_ctl updates as SRU for
>Hardy?
> 
>The latest microcode is microcode-20080910, which is available in
>http://downloadcenter.intel.com/detail_desc.aspx?agr=&ProductID
>=2558&Dwn
>ldID=14303&strOss=&OSFullName=&lang=eng
><http://downloadcenter.intel.com/detail_desc.aspx?agr=&ProductI
>D=2558&Dw
>nldID=14303&strOss=&OSFullName=&lang=eng> . And the latest 
>utility tools
>for microcode (microcode_ctl) is 1.17 which is from
>http://www.urbanmyth.org/microcode/microcode_ctl-1.17.tar.gz.
> 
>Regards,
>Yingying
>
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