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authorJayashankar Padath <>2019-03-27 12:49:37 +0530
committerBrad Bishop <>2019-04-11 17:52:04 +0000
commit633d8c7c44ea35deaf1b06d6b53bdfa49d86d04b (patch)
parent393530883ad5b93e90af0b669a95bf97e5c4d058 (diff)
Redfish Code Update : New property for ApplyTime
Defining a new property which can control when to apply the newly uploaded software image. This maps to the ApplyTime property defined in the UpdateService redfish schema: "ApplyTime": { "enum": [ "Immediate", "OnReset", "AtMaintenanceWindowStart", "InMaintenanceWindowOnReset" ], As of now the values "Immediate" and "OnReset" are supported and the value can be supplied through HttpPushUriApplyTime object. Signed-off-by: Jayashankar Padath <> Change-Id: I43350f028f90575b0f88d5e5ddc4004ae96f5556
2 files changed, 36 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/xyz/openbmc_project/Software/ApplyTime.interface.yaml b/xyz/openbmc_project/Software/ApplyTime.interface.yaml
new file mode 100644
index 0000000..0fff06a
--- /dev/null
+++ b/xyz/openbmc_project/Software/ApplyTime.interface.yaml
@@ -0,0 +1,22 @@
+description: >
+ To implement the apply time of a newly updated software image.
+ The apply time property is global to all firmware update packages
+ and the default value of the property is OnReset.
+ - name: RequestedApplyTime
+ type: enum[self.RequestedApplyTimes]
+ description: >
+ This property indicates when the software image update should be
+ applied.
+ - name: RequestedApplyTimes
+ description: >
+ The possible values of this property indicate when the newly
+ updated software image will be activated.
+ values:
+ - name: Immediate
+ description: >
+ Apply immediately.
+ - name: OnReset
+ description: >
+ Apply on a reset.
diff --git a/xyz/openbmc_project/Software/ b/xyz/openbmc_project/Software/
index 65c8a38..89077ca 100644
--- a/xyz/openbmc_project/Software/
+++ b/xyz/openbmc_project/Software/
@@ -93,6 +93,20 @@ be in the following states:
6. *Failed* - The `Software.Version` or the storage medium on which it is stored
has failed. An event may be recorded with additional details.
+### Image Apply Time
+`xyz.openbmc_project.Software.ApplyTime` has a property called
+RequestedApplyTime that indicates when the newly applied software image will
+be activated. RequestedApplyTime is a D-Bus property that maps to the
+"ApplyTime" property in the Redfish UpdateService schema. Below are the
+currently supported values and the value can be supplied through
+HttpPushUriApplyTime object:
+1. *Immediate* - Indicating that the `Software.Version` needs to be activated
+ immediately.
+2. *OnReset* - Indicating that the `Software.Version` needs to be activated
+ on the next reset.
### Blocking State Transitions
It is sometimes useful to block a system state transition while activations
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