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[Bug 1578022] Re: dmidecode fails to output smibios 3.0 info


This bug was fixed in the package dmidecode - 3.0-2ubuntu1

dmidecode (3.0-2ubuntu1) yakkety; urgency=medium

  * Fix decoding of SMBIOS 3.0 tables (LP: #1578022)
    - Pull in upstream fixes to allow dmidecode to decode
      SMBIOS 3.0 tables, 4 upstream fixes:
      + Fix 'No SMBIOS nor DMI entry point found' on SMBIOS3
      + Let read_file return the actual data size of the entry point
      + Use read_file() to read the DMI table from sysfs
      + Use DWORD for Structure table maximum size in SMBIOS3

 -- Colin Ian King <colin.king@xxxxxxxxxx>  Fri, 13 May 2016 13:42:11

** Changed in: dmidecode (Ubuntu Yakkety)
       Status: Fix Committed => Fix Released

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  dmidecode fails to output smibios 3.0 info

Status in dmidecode package in Ubuntu:
  Fix Released
Status in dmidecode source package in Xenial:
Status in dmidecode source package in Yakkety:
  Fix Released

Bug description:
  Ubuntu 16.04, dmidecode 3.0-2 can display smibios 2.8 but not smibios
  3.0. Rhel 7.2 can display smibios 3.0 on the same system without a

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