update-initramfs complains of missing amdgpu firmware files

Bug #1850654 reported by Seth Forshee on 2019-10-30
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Bug Description

SRU Justification

Impact: With 5.3 update-initramfs reports several missing amdgpu firmware files:

update-initramfs: Generating /boot/initrd.img-5.3.0-19-generic
W: Possible missing firmware /lib/firmware/amdgpu/vega20_ta.bin for module amdgpu
W: Possible missing firmware /lib/firmware/amdgpu/raven_kicker_rlc.bin for module amdgpu
W: Possible missing firmware /lib/firmware/amdgpu/navi10_mes.bin for module amdgpu

Of these, only raven_kicker_rlc.bin has been added to upstream linux-firmware.

Fix: Add raven_kicker_rlc.bin to linux firmware, and remove the other files from modinfo for amdgpu.

Test Case: Once fixed, the warnings from update-initramfs should be gone.

Regression Potential: Adding a missing firmware is unlikely to break any working hardware. Removing the other missing files from modinfo will not cause regressions either, however if the firmware is added later update-initramfs will not add the files to the initramfs until the firmware is added back to modinfo.

Seth Forshee (sforshee) wrote :

modinfo change is only required in eoan.

Changed in linux (Ubuntu Bionic):
status: New → Invalid
Seth Forshee (sforshee) on 2019-10-30
summary: - Add missing amdgpu firmware files
+ update-initramfs complains of missing amdgpu firmware files

This bug is missing log files that will aid in diagnosing the problem. While running an Ubuntu kernel (not a mainline or third-party kernel) please enter the following command in a terminal window:

apport-collect 1850654

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Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
Changed in linux (Ubuntu Eoan):
status: New → Incomplete
Seth Forshee (sforshee) on 2019-10-30
Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Confirmed
Changed in linux (Ubuntu Eoan):
status: Incomplete → Confirmed

Hello Seth, or anyone else affected,

Accepted linux-firmware into eoan-proposed. The package will build now and be available at https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux-firmware/1.183.2 in a few hours, and then in the -proposed repository.

Please help us by testing this new package. See https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Testing/EnableProposed for documentation on how to enable and use -proposed. Your feedback will aid us getting this update out to other Ubuntu users.

If this package fixes the bug for you, please add a comment to this bug, mentioning the version of the package you tested and change the tag from verification-needed-eoan to verification-done-eoan. If it does not fix the bug for you, please add a comment stating that, and change the tag to verification-failed-eoan. In either case, without details of your testing we will not be able to proceed.

Further information regarding the verification process can be found at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/QATeam/PerformingSRUVerification . Thank you in advance for helping!

N.B. The updated package will be released to -updates after the bug(s) fixed by this package have been verified and the package has been in -proposed for a minimum of 7 days.

Changed in linux-firmware (Ubuntu Eoan):
status: New → Fix Committed
Timo Aaltonen (tjaalton) wrote :

Hello Seth, or anyone else affected,

Accepted linux-firmware into bionic-proposed. The package will build now and be available at https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux-firmware/1.173.12 in a few hours, and then in the -proposed repository.

Please help us by testing this new package. See https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Testing/EnableProposed for documentation on how to enable and use -proposed. Your feedback will aid us getting this update out to other Ubuntu users.

If this package fixes the bug for you, please add a comment to this bug, mentioning the version of the package you tested and change the tag from verification-needed-bionic to verification-done-bionic. If it does not fix the bug for you, please add a comment stating that, and change the tag to verification-failed-bionic. In either case, without details of your testing we will not be able to proceed.

Further information regarding the verification process can be found at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/QATeam/PerformingSRUVerification . Thank you in advance for helping!

N.B. The updated package will be released to -updates after the bug(s) fixed by this package have been verified and the package has been in -proposed for a minimum of 7 days.

Changed in linux-firmware (Ubuntu Bionic):
status: New → Fix Committed
Seth Forshee (sforshee) wrote :

Confirmed that raven_kicker_rlc.bin is present in both 1.173.12 and 1.183.2.

tags: added: verification-done-bionic verification-done-eoan
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package linux-firmware - 1.173.12

---------------
linux-firmware (1.173.12) bionic; urgency=medium

  * Firmware for Radeon RX5700 (navi10) missing / boot failure
    (LP: #1848848)
    - amdgpu: add initial navi10 firmware

  * update-initramfs complains of missing amdgpu firmware files
    (LP: #1850654)
    - amdgpu: add new raven rlc firmware

  * Add RTL8822cu bluetooth support (LP: #1849598)
    - rtl_bt: Add firmware and configuration files for the Bluetooth part of RTL8822CU
    - rtl_bt: Update firmware for BT part of RTL8822C
    - rtl_bt: Update RTL8822C BT FW to V0x098A_94A4
    - rtl_bt: Update configuration file for BT part of RTL8822CU

  * System will auto resume from sleep on receiving LE ADV after paired
    with BT LE devices(LP: #1849779)
    - linux-firmware: Update firmware file for Intel Bluetooth 9260

  * Intel Bluetooth AX201 HarrisonPeak (HrP) firmware causes system hang
    in deep suspend (LP: #1850738)
    - linux-firmware: Update firmware file for Intel Bluetooth AX201

  * Revert the firmware update for sound/sof (LP: #1850739)
    - Revert "UBUNTU: SAUCE: update firmware for sound sof driver to fix hang issues"

  * Add support for Realtek 8723DE wireless adapter (LP: #1780590)
    - rtw88: RTL8723D: add firmware file v48

linux-firmware (1.173.11) bionic; urgency=medium

  * Intel Bluetooth AX201, aka HarrisonPeak (HrP), not supported
    (LP: #1842893)
    - linux-firmware: Add firmware file for Intel Bluetooth AX201
    - linux-firmware: Update firmware file for Intel Bluetooth AX201

  * update firmware for sound sof driver to fix the hang issue on several
    Dell machines (LP: #1847250)
    - SAUCE: update firmware for sound sof driver to fix hang issues

linux-firmware (1.173.10) bionic; urgency=medium

  * Intel Wireless-AC 9462/9560 not supported on ICL (LP: #1835879)
    - linux-firmware: Update firmware file for Intel Bluetooth AX201

  * Bluetooth fails with "Bluetooth: hci0: request failed to create LE
    connection: status 0x0c" message with Kernel 4.20 and up [9df0:0034]
    (LP: #1836467)
    - linux-firmware: Update firmware file for Intel Bluetooth 9560

  * [Intel CyclonePeak] Pairing new BT mouse fails sometimes Edit
    (LP: #1836983)
    - linux-firmware: Update firmware file for Intel Bluetooth 22161

 -- Seth Forshee <email address hidden> Tue, 05 Nov 2019 16:14:05 -0600

Changed in linux-firmware (Ubuntu Bionic):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package linux-firmware - 1.183.2

---------------
linux-firmware (1.183.2) eoan; urgency=medium

  * update-initramfs complains of missing amdgpu firmware files
    (LP: #1850654)
    - amdgpu: add new raven rlc firmware

  * Add RTL8822cu bluetooth support (LP: #1849598)
    - rtl_bt: Update configuration file for BT part of RTL8822CU

  * Revert the firmware update for sound/sof (LP: #1850739)
    - Revert "UBUNTU: SAUCE: update firmware for sound sof driver to fix hang issues"

  * Add support for Realtek 8723DE wireless adapter (LP: #1780590)
    - rtw88: RTL8723D: add firmware file v48

 -- Seth Forshee <email address hidden> Tue, 05 Nov 2019 15:47:04 -0600

Changed in linux-firmware (Ubuntu Eoan):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released

The verification of the Stable Release Update for linux-firmware has completed successfully and the package is now being released to -updates. Subsequently, the Ubuntu Stable Release Updates Team is being unsubscribed and will not receive messages about this bug report. In the event that you encounter a regression using the package from -updates please report a new bug using ubuntu-bug and tag the bug report regression-update so we can easily find any regressions.

Changed in linux-firmware (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Released
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