Kernel build log filled with "/bin/bash: line 5: warning: command substitution: ignored null byte in input"

Bug #1853843 reported by Seth Forshee on 2019-11-25
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This bug affects 1 person
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linux (Ubuntu)
Medium
Seth Forshee
Eoan
Medium
Seth Forshee

Bug Description

SRU Justification

Impact: The fix for bug 1852581 causes the build log to be spammed with "/bin/bash: line 5: warning: command substitution: ignored null byte in input" each time an unsigned module is processed.

Fix: Replace the fix with a different one which does not result in the message.

Test Case: Build with debug package build enabled, and check for the message in the logs. Also confirm that the resulting modules are signed, aside from those in staging and not whitelisted in drivers/staging/signature-inclusion.

Regression Potential: I've tested the patch for the above criteria, and all is working as expected, so this should not result in any regressions.

Seth Forshee (sforshee) on 2019-11-25
affects: linux-hwe-edge (Ubuntu) → linux (Ubuntu)
Changed in linux (Ubuntu Eoan):
assignee: nobody → Seth Forshee (sforshee)
importance: Undecided → Medium
status: New → In Progress
Changed in linux (Ubuntu Eoan):
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Stefan Bader (smb) on 2019-12-04
summary: - Kerne build log filled with "/bin/bash: line 5: warning: command
+ Kernel build log filled with "/bin/bash: line 5: warning: command
substitution: ignored null byte in input"

This bug is awaiting verification that the kernel in -proposed solves the problem. Please test the kernel and update this bug with the results. If the problem is solved, change the tag 'verification-needed-eoan' to 'verification-done-eoan'. If the problem still exists, change the tag 'verification-needed-eoan' to 'verification-failed-eoan'.

If verification is not done by 5 working days from today, this fix will be dropped from the source code, and this bug will be closed.

See https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Testing/EnableProposed for documentation how to enable and use -proposed. Thank you!

tags: added: verification-needed-eoan

Confirmed this issue to be fixed.

Latest Eoan release built on ckt-ppa:
https://launchpad.net/~canonical-kernel-team/+archive/ubuntu/ppa/+build/18268321/+files/buildlog_ubuntu-eoan-amd64.linux_5.3.0-26.28_BUILDING.txt.gz

$ zgrep "ignored null byte" buildlog_ubuntu-eoan-amd64.linux_5.3.0-26.28_BUILDING.txt.gz
$

tags: added: verification-done-eoan
removed: verification-needed-eoan
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :
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This bug was fixed in the package linux - 5.3.0-26.28

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linux (5.3.0-26.28) eoan; urgency=medium

  * eoan/linux: 5.3.0-26.28 -proposed tracker (LP: #1856807)

  * nvidia-435 is in eoan, linux-restricted-modules only builds against 430,
    ubiquity gives me the self-signed modules experience instead of using the
    Canonical-signed modules (LP: #1856407)
    - Add nvidia-435 dkms build

linux (5.3.0-25.27) eoan; urgency=medium

  * eoan/linux: 5.3.0-25.27 -proposed tracker (LP: #1854762)

  * CVE-2019-14901
    - SAUCE: mwifiex: Fix heap overflow in mmwifiex_process_tdls_action_frame()

  * CVE-2019-14896 // CVE-2019-14897
    - SAUCE: libertas: Fix two buffer overflows at parsing bss descriptor

  * CVE-2019-14895
    - SAUCE: mwifiex: fix possible heap overflow in mwifiex_process_country_ie()

  * [CML] New device id's for CMP-H (LP: #1846335)
    - mmc: sdhci-pci: Add another Id for Intel CML
    - i2c: i801: Add support for Intel Comet Lake PCH-H
    - mtd: spi-nor: intel-spi: Add support for Intel Comet Lake-H SPI serial flash
    - mfd: intel-lpss: Add Intel Comet Lake PCH-H PCI IDs

  * i915: Display flickers (monitor loses signal briefly) during "flickerfree"
    boot, while showing the BIOS logo on a black background (LP: #1836858)
    - [Config] FRAMEBUFFER_CONSOLE_DEFERRED_TAKEOVER=y

  * Please add patch fixing RK818 ID detection (LP: #1853192)
    - SAUCE: mfd: rk808: Fix RK818 ID template

  * Kernel build log filled with "/bin/bash: line 5: warning: command
    substitution: ignored null byte in input" (LP: #1853843)
    - [Debian] Fix warnings when checking for modules signatures

  * Lenovo dock MAC Address pass through doesn't work in Ubuntu (LP: #1827961)
    - r8152: Add macpassthru support for ThinkPad Thunderbolt 3 Dock Gen 2

  * Dell XPS 13 9350/9360 headphone audio hiss (LP: #1654448) // [XPS 13 9360,
    Realtek ALC3246, Black Headphone Out, Front] High noise floor (LP: #1845810)
    - ALSA: hda/realtek: Reduce the Headphone static noise on XPS 9350/9360

  * no HDMI video output since GDM greeter after linux-oem-osp1 version
    5.0.0-1026 (LP: #1852386)
    - drm/i915: Add new CNL PCH ID seen on a CML platform
    - SAUCE: drm/i915: Fix detection for a CMP-V PCH

  * [broadwell-rt286, playback] Since Linux 5.2rc2 audio playback no longer
    works on Dell Venue 11 Pro 7140 (LP: #1846539)
    - [Config] Drop snd-sof-intel-bdw build
    - SAUCE: ASoC: SOF: Intel: Broadwell: clarify mutual exclusion with legacy
      driver

  * [CML-S62] Need enable turbostat patch support for Comet lake- S 6+2
    (LP: #1847451)
    - SAUCE: tools/power turbostat: Add Cometlake support

  * External microphone can't work on some dell machines with the codec alc256
    or alc236 (LP: #1853791)
    - SAUCE: ALSA: hda/realtek - Move some alc256 pintbls to fallback table
    - SAUCE: ALSA: hda/realtek - Move some alc236 pintbls to fallback table

  * Memory leak in net/xfrm/xfrm_state.c - 8 pages per ipsec connection
    (LP: #1853197)
    - xfrm: Fix memleak on xfrm state destroy

  * CVE-2019-18660: patches for Ubuntu (LP: #1853142) // CVE-2019-18660
    - powerpc/64s: support nospectre_v2 cmdline option
    - powerp...

Changed in linux (Ubuntu Eoan):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :
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This bug was fixed in the package linux - 5.4.0-9.12

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linux (5.4.0-9.12) focal; urgency=medium

  * alsa/hda/realtek: the line-out jack doens't work on a dell AIO
    (LP: #1855999)
    - SAUCE: ALSA: hda/realtek - Line-out jack doesn't work on a Dell AIO

  * scsi: hisi_sas: Check sas_port before using it (LP: #1855952)
    - scsi: hisi_sas: Check sas_port before using it

  * CVE-2019-19078
    - ath10k: fix memory leak

  * cifs: DFS Caching feature causing problems traversing multi-tier DFS setups
    (LP: #1854887)
    - cifs: Fix retrieval of DFS referrals in cifs_mount()

  * Support DPCD aux brightness control (LP: #1856134)
    - SAUCE: drm/i915: Fix eDP DPCD aux max backlight calculations
    - SAUCE: drm/i915: Assume 100% brightness when not in DPCD control mode
    - SAUCE: drm/i915: Fix DPCD register order in intel_dp_aux_enable_backlight()
    - SAUCE: drm/i915: Auto detect DPCD backlight support by default
    - SAUCE: drm/i915: Force DPCD backlight mode on X1 Extreme 2nd Gen 4K AMOLED
      panel
    - USUNTU: SAUCE: drm/i915: Force DPCD backlight mode on Dell Precision 4K sku

  * The system cannot resume from S3 if user unplugs the TB16 during suspend
    state (LP: #1849269)
    - PCI: pciehp: Do not disable interrupt twice on suspend
    - PCI: pciehp: Prevent deadlock on disconnect

  * change kconfig of the soundwire bus driver from y to m (LP: #1855685)
    - [Config]: SOUNDWIRE=m

  * alsa/sof: change to use hda hdmi codec driver to make hdmi audio on the
    docking station work (LP: #1855666)
    - ALSA: hda/hdmi - implement mst_no_extra_pcms flag
    - ASoC: hdac_hda: add support for HDMI/DP as a HDA codec
    - ASoC: Intel: skl-hda-dsp-generic: use snd-hda-codec-hdmi
    - ASoC: Intel: skl-hda-dsp-generic: fix include guard name
    - ASoC: SOF: Intel: add support for snd-hda-codec-hdmi
    - ASoC: Intel: bxt-da7219-max98357a: common hdmi codec support
    - ASoC: Intel: glk_rt5682_max98357a: common hdmi codec support
    - ASoC: intel: sof_rt5682: common hdmi codec support
    - ASoC: Intel: bxt_rt298: common hdmi codec support
    - ASoC: SOF: enable sync_write in hdac_bus
    - [config]: SND_SOC_SOF_HDA_COMMON_HDMI_CODEC=y

  * Fix unusable USB hub on Dell TB16 after S3 (LP: #1855312)
    - SAUCE: USB: core: Make port power cycle a seperate helper function
    - SAUCE: USB: core: Attempt power cycle port when it's in eSS.Disabled state

  * Focal update: v5.4.3 upstream stable release (LP: #1856583)
    - rsi: release skb if rsi_prepare_beacon fails
    - arm64: tegra: Fix 'active-low' warning for Jetson TX1 regulator
    - arm64: tegra: Fix 'active-low' warning for Jetson Xavier regulator
    - perf scripts python: exported-sql-viewer.py: Fix use of TRUE with SQLite
    - sparc64: implement ioremap_uc
    - lp: fix sparc64 LPSETTIMEOUT ioctl
    - time: Zero the upper 32-bits in __kernel_timespec on 32-bit
    - mailbox: tegra: Fix superfluous IRQ error message
    - staging/octeon: Use stubs for MIPS && !CAVIUM_OCTEON_SOC
    - usb: gadget: u_serial: add missing port entry locking
    - serial: 8250-mtk: Use platform_get_irq_optional() for optional irq
    - tty: serial: fsl_lpuart: use the sg ...

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status: In Progress → Fix Released
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