shim package in Ubuntu

shim: boot loader to chain-load signed boot loaders under Secure Boot

This package has 5 new bugs and 1 open question.

Package information

Ubuntu Developers
Medium Urgency
Latest upload:

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Upstream connections


shim is a trivial EFI application that, when run, attempts to open and execute another application.

Bug supervisor: yes
Bug tracker: no
Branch: yes

There are no registered releases for the shim ⇒ trunk.

The Artful Aardvark (active development)
0.9+1474479173.6c180c6-1ubuntu1 release (main) 2017-04-20
The Zesty Zapus (current stable release)
0.9+1474479173.6c180c6-1ubuntu1 release (main) 2017-03-22
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
0.9+1474479173.6c180c6-1ubuntu1 updates (main) 2017-04-03
0.8-0ubuntu2 release (main) 2015-10-22
The Vivid Vervet (supported)
0.7-0ubuntu4 release (main) 2014-10-23
0.8-0ubuntu2 updates (main) 2015-09-01
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
0.9+1474479173.6c180c6-1ubuntu1 proposed (main) 2017-07-17
0.4-0ubuntu4 release (main) 2013-10-18
0.8-0ubuntu2 updates (main) 2015-09-01
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
0.8-0ubuntu2 updates (main) 2015-09-01