efivar - Tools to manage UEFI variables

Property Value
Distribution Fedora Rawhide
Repository Fedora x86_64
Package filename efivar-37-1.fc30.x86_64.rpm
Package name efivar
Package version 37
Package release 1.fc30
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Homepage https://github.com/rhboot/efivar
License LGPLv2.1
Maintainer -
Download size 28.12 KB
Installed size 51.54 KB
efivar provides a simple command line interface to the UEFI variable facility.


Package Version Architecture Repository
efivar - - -


Name Value
efivar-libs = 37-1.fc30
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.14)(64bit) -
libefivar.so.1()(64bit) -
libefivar.so.1(LIBEFIVAR_0.24)(64bit) -
libefivar.so.1(LIBEFIVAR_1.30)(64bit) -
libefivar.so.1(libefivar.so.0)(64bit) -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -


Name Value
efivar = 37-1.fc30
efivar(x86-64) = 37-1.fc30


Type URL
Mirror download-ib01.fedoraproject.org
Binary Package efivar-37-1.fc30.x86_64.rpm
Source Package efivar-37-1.fc30.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install efivar rpm package:

# dnf install efivar




2018-12-05 - Peter Jones <pjones@redhat.com> - 37-1
- Update to efivar 37:
- Minor coverity fixes
- Improve ACPI device path formatting
- Add support for SOC devices that use FDT as their PCI root node
- Make devices we can't parse the "device" sysfs link for use DEV_ABBREV_ONLY
- Handle SCSI port numbers better
- Don't require an EUI for NVMe
- Fix the accidental requirement on ACPI UID nodes existing
- Add support for EMMC devices
- Add support for PCI root nodes without a device link in sysfs
- Add support for partitioned MD devices
- Fix partition number detection when the number isn't provided
- Add support for ACPI Generic Container and Embedded Controller root nodes
- Add limited support for SAS/SATA port expanders
2018-09-17 - Peter Jones <pjones@redhat.com> - 36-1
- Update to efivar 36
- Add NVDIMM support
- Re-written linux interface parser to handle how devices are
partitioned better, and for cleaner code, with one file per device
- lots of verbosity updates
- better CI
- analysis with clang's analyzer as well as coverity
- Better handling of immutable bits in sysfs
- lots of code cleanups.
2018-07-12 - Fedora Release Engineering <releng@fedoraproject.org> - 35-4
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_29_Mass_Rebuild
2018-05-04 - Peter Jones <pjones@redhat.com> - 35-3
- Rebuild for new efi-rpm-macros, now that it has settled down a bit.
2018-05-01 - Peter Jones <pjones@redhat.com> - 35-2
- Use efi-rpm-macros instead of defining efi-related macros ourselves
2018-04-09 - Peter Jones <pjones@redhat.com> - 35-1
- Update to efivar 35
- fixes for older compilers
- efi_get_variable_exists()
- Lots of stuff to make CI work.
- use usleep() to avoid hitting the kernel rate limiter on efivarfs
- better EFI_GUID macro
- add efi_guid_fwupdate (0abba7dc-e516-4167-bbf5-4d9d1c739416)
2018-02-27 - Peter Jones <pjones@redhat.com> - 34-1
- Update to efivar 34, and include a patch to avoid upstream rate limiting.
2018-02-07 - Fedora Release Engineering <releng@fedoraproject.org> - 33-3
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_28_Mass_Rebuild
2018-01-30 - Peter Robinson <pbrobinson@fedoraproject.org> 33-2
- Enable ARMv7, minor spec cleanups
2018-01-23 - Peter Jones <pjones@redhat.com> - 33-1
- Add NVDIMM support
- Bump version to 33

See Also

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