Add support for the 2021 Kindle Paperwhite (11th Version)

Bug #1948883 reported by Jamie Houston
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Bug Description

Calirbe Version: 5.30
Linux (Pop!_OS 21.04)

This is a request to add support for the 2021 Kindle Paperwhite (11th Version) that was recently released. It currently does not show up as a device in version 5.30.

Here is the output of the debug:

calibre 5.30 embedded-python: True is64bit: True
Linux-5.13.0-7614-generic-x86_64-with-glibc2.2.5 Linux ('64bit', 'ELF')
('Linux', '5.13.0-7614-generic', '#14~1631647151~21.04~930e87c-Ubuntu SMP Fri Sep 17 00:24:58 UTC ')
Python 3.8.5
Interface language: None
USB devices on system:
[['0x46d',
  '0xc33c',
  '0x1901',
  'Logitech',
  'G512 RGB MECHANICAL GAMING KEYBOARD',
  '0D5430563833'],
 ['0xbda', '0x8153', '0x3000', 'Realtek', 'USB 10/100/1000 LAN', '000001'],
 ['0x174c', '0x1153', '0x1', 'ASMedia', 'AS2115', '00000000000000000000'],
 ['0xbc2', '0x331a', '0x915', 'Seagate', 'Expansion Desk', 'NAAAK8R7'],
 ['0x1949', '0x324', '0x409', '', 'Internal Storage', 'G001PX1113650FWN'],
 ['0x46d', '0x82c', '0x11', '', 'HD Webcam C615', '50416650'],
 ['0x8087', '0xaaa', '0x2', '', '', ''],
 ['0x46d', '0xc52b', '0x1210', 'Logitech', 'USB Receiver', '']]

No disabled plugins
Looking for devices of type: MTP_DEVICE
No MTP devices connected to system

Looking for devices of type: SMART_DEVICE_APP
All IP addresses {'lo': [{'addr': '127.0.0.1', 'netmask': '255.0.0.0', 'peer': '127.0.0.1'}], 'enx00e04c68002b': [{'addr': '10.0.1.42', 'netmask': '255.255.255.0', 'broadcast': '10.0.1.255'}], 'proton0': [{'addr': '10.30.0.5', 'netmask': '255.255.0.0', 'peer': '10.30.255.255'}], 'pvpnksintrf0': [{'addr': '100.85.0.1', 'netmask': '255.255.255.0', 'broadcast': '100.85.0.255'}]}
No device is connected

Looking for devices...

Devices possibly connected: None

Revision history for this message
Kovid Goyal (kovid) wrote :

Betas with support for this device are here: https://download.calibre-ebook.com/betas/ please test

Changed in calibre:
status: New → Fix Released
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rcadden (grcadden) wrote :

Tested the portable beta on my machine with the new Paperwhite (regular edition, not signature) and it recognizes it properly.

Windows 11 using the portable version (installed to my Onedrive folder)

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Richard Fuff (fuffjohn) wrote :

sorry about the duplicate bug report.

tested with gen 11 signature. Recognition is perfect.

thanks for the quick response.

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Lori Hurwitz (lorivida) wrote :

Just tested on 11 Gen (regular edition) and works perfectly now! Thank you so much.

Downloaded calibre-5.30.0.dmg from Beta Index to update App directly on Macbook.

Also sorry about duplicate bug report. First time reporting.

You rule!! So happy this is fixed thanks again.

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Shawn Faucher (radrayven) wrote :

Tested beta fix (64bit msi) on Windows 11 and it works perfectly, thanks!

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Frederick Hall (fhall1) wrote :

Also - sorry for the dupe - I searched for 2021 Paperwhite before posting too.....

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Al B (albill) wrote :

Beta works for me as well.

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Marie Gauthier (darcysmarie) wrote :

Kindle Paperwhite Signature not recognized by Calibre

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