|Summary:||firmware update dell xps 13 9350 system update 0.1.4.4|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||geolab <giorsat>|
|Component:||gnome-software||Assignee:||Richard Hughes <rhughes>|
|Status:||CLOSED EOL||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Version:||24||CC:||jjardon, klember, rhughes, zbyszek|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||If docs needed, set a value|
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|Last Closed:||2017-08-08 15:56:02 UTC||Type:||Bug|
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Description geolab 2016-07-27 21:42:33 UTC
Description of problem: gnome software indicates the presence of this firmware update for dell xps 13 and asks to restart and install. but then the pc reboots and no firmware update. the indication stays in gnome-software and it doesn't show other updates (that I do with dnf upgrade anyway) It's a pure fedora 24 with no dell repos (I have only rpmfusion installed) Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): How reproducible: have a dell xps 13 and use gnome-software Steps to Reproduce: 1.open gnome software 2.see firmware update and click on restart and install 3.at reboot firmware sign is still present. no sign of installation Actual results: Expected results: Additional info:
Comment 1 geolab 2016-08-01 21:53:02 UTC
SOLVED . I followed the instructions here https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Dell_XPS_13_(2016) I downloaded the file from them (archwiki) put it in /boot/efi as root and then with f12 I updated the bios. Now I dont' have any indication in gnome-software. Sorry I had to use arch to discover the solution . gnome software does not give any instruction on how to update the firmware nor gives the firmware file. a curiosity: where the hell gnome software gets the notification od a dell firmware update if i have only fedora repos installed? thanks anyway.
Comment 2 Zbigniew Jędrzejewski-Szmek 2017-05-23 15:26:07 UTC
Comment 3 Fedora End Of Life 2017-07-25 22:05:51 UTC
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Comment 4 Fedora End Of Life 2017-08-08 15:56:02 UTC
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