Please welcome Acer to the LVFS

Acer has now officialy joined the LVFS, promoting the Aspire A315 firmware to stable.

Acer has been testing the LVFS for some time and now all the legal and technical checks have been completed. Other models will follow soon!

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Richard has over 10 years of experience developing open source software. He is the maintainer of GNOME Software, PackageKit, GNOME Packagekit, GNOME Power Manager, GNOME Color Manager, colord, and UPower and also contributes to many other projects and opensource standards. Richard has three main areas of interest on the free desktop, color management, package management, and power management. Richard graduated a few years ago from the University of Surrey with a Masters in Electronics Engineering. He now works for Red Hat in the desktop group, and also manages a company selling open source calibration equipment. Richard's outside interests include taking photos and eating good food.

3 thoughts on “Please welcome Acer to the LVFS”

  1. These guys have been a bane to linux.

    Their buggy error throwing bios is shit. Their support is non-existent. They are(were) a windows 10 only firmware chop shop.

    At least there is one single glimmer of hope now, whereas before there was none. Thanks Richard.

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