Remove scary stack trace from Realtek WiFi driver

Bug #1913263 reported by Kai-Heng Feng on 2021-01-26
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Bug Description

[Impact]
Scary stack trace spamming by Realtek WiFi driver.

[Fix]
The issue is actually harmless, so replace the WARN macro with dbg
macro.

[Test]
No more scary stack trace in dmesg after applying the patch.

[Where problems could occur]
This patch doesn't bring any behavior change, so there won't be any
regression risk.

CVE References

Changed in linux (Ubuntu Focal):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in linux (Ubuntu Groovy):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in linux-oem-5.10 (Ubuntu):
status: New → Won't Fix
Changed in linux-oem-5.10 (Ubuntu Groovy):
status: New → Won't Fix
Changed in linux-oem-5.10 (Ubuntu Focal):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in linux (Ubuntu Focal):
importance: Undecided → Low
Changed in linux (Ubuntu Groovy):
importance: Undecided → Low
Changed in linux-oem-5.10 (Ubuntu Focal):
importance: Undecided → Low
tags: added: oem-priority originate-from-1912720 somerville

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Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
Timo Aaltonen (tjaalton) on 2021-02-03
Changed in linux-oem-5.10 (Ubuntu Focal):
status: Confirmed → Fix Committed

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-focal' to 'verification-done-focal'. If the problem still exists, change the tag 'verification-needed-focal' to 'verification-failed-focal'.

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!

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tags: added: verification-done-focal
removed: verification-needed-focal
Stefan Bader (smb) on 2021-02-19
Changed in linux (Ubuntu Groovy):
status: Confirmed → Fix Committed
Changed in linux (Ubuntu Focal):
status: Confirmed → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :
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This bug was fixed in the package linux - 5.10.0-14.15

---------------
linux (5.10.0-14.15) hirsute; urgency=medium

  * hirsute/linux: 5.10.0-14.15 -proposed tracker (LP: #1913724)

  * Restore palm ejection on multi-input devices (LP: #1913520)
    - HID: multitouch: Apply MT_QUIRK_CONFIDENCE quirk for multi-input devices

  * intel-hid is not loaded on new Intel platform (LP: #1907160)
    - platform/x86: intel-hid: add Rocket Lake ACPI device ID

  * Hirsute update: v5.10.11 upstream stable release (LP: #1913430)
    - scsi: target: tcmu: Fix use-after-free of se_cmd->priv
    - mtd: rawnand: gpmi: fix dst bit offset when extracting raw payload
    - mtd: rawnand: nandsim: Fix the logic when selecting Hamming soft ECC engine
    - i2c: tegra: Wait for config load atomically while in ISR
    - i2c: bpmp-tegra: Ignore unknown I2C_M flags
    - platform/x86: ideapad-laptop: Disable touchpad_switch for ELAN0634
    - ALSA: seq: oss: Fix missing error check in snd_seq_oss_synth_make_info()
    - ALSA: hda/realtek - Limit int mic boost on Acer Aspire E5-575T
    - ALSA: hda/via: Add minimum mute flag
    - crypto: xor - Fix divide error in do_xor_speed()
    - dm crypt: fix copy and paste bug in crypt_alloc_req_aead
    - ACPI: scan: Make acpi_bus_get_device() clear return pointer on error
    - btrfs: don't get an EINTR during drop_snapshot for reloc
    - btrfs: do not double free backref nodes on error
    - btrfs: fix lockdep splat in btrfs_recover_relocation
    - btrfs: don't clear ret in btrfs_start_dirty_block_groups
    - btrfs: send: fix invalid clone operations when cloning from the same file
      and root
    - fs: fix lazytime expiration handling in __writeback_single_inode()
    - pinctrl: ingenic: Fix JZ4760 support
    - mmc: core: don't initialize block size from ext_csd if not present
    - mmc: sdhci-of-dwcmshc: fix rpmb access
    - mmc: sdhci-xenon: fix 1.8v regulator stabilization
    - mmc: sdhci-brcmstb: Fix mmc timeout errors on S5 suspend
    - dm: avoid filesystem lookup in dm_get_dev_t()
    - dm integrity: fix a crash if "recalculate" used without "internal_hash"
    - dm integrity: conditionally disable "recalculate" feature
    - drm/atomic: put state on error path
    - drm/syncobj: Fix use-after-free
    - drm/amdgpu: remove gpu info firmware of green sardine
    - drm/amd/display: DCN2X Find Secondary Pipe properly in MPO + ODM Case
    - drm/i915/gt: Prevent use of engine->wa_ctx after error
    - drm/i915: Check for rq->hwsp validity after acquiring RCU lock
    - ASoC: Intel: haswell: Add missing pm_ops
    - ASoC: rt711: mutex between calibration and power state changes
    - SUNRPC: Handle TCP socket sends with kernel_sendpage() again
    - HID: sony: select CONFIG_CRC32
    - dm integrity: select CRYPTO_SKCIPHER
    - x86/hyperv: Fix kexec panic/hang issues
    - scsi: ufs: Relax the condition of UFSHCI_QUIRK_SKIP_MANUAL_WB_FLUSH_CTRL
    - scsi: ufs: Correct the LUN used in eh_device_reset_handler() callback
    - scsi: qedi: Correct max length of CHAP secret
    - scsi: scsi_debug: Fix memleak in scsi_debug_init()
    - scsi: sd: Suppress spurious errors when WRITE SAME is being disabled
    - riscv: ...

Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Fix Released
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This bug was fixed in the package linux-oem-5.10 - 5.10.0-1014.15

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linux-oem-5.10 (5.10.0-1014.15) focal; urgency=medium

  * focal/linux-oem-5.10: 5.10.0-1014.15 -proposed tracker (LP: #1913154)

  * Fix no screen show on display after S3 on CML-R (LP: #1913682)
    - SAUCE: drm/i915/gen9bc: Handle TGP PCH during suspend/resume

  * RKL: backport a few fixes from v5.11 (LP: #1914412)
    - drm/i915/display/fbc: Implement WA 22010751166
    - drm/i915/rkl: Add new cdclk table
    - drm/i915: Rename FORCEWAKE_BLITTER to FORCEWAKE_GT
    - drm/i915: Update gen12 forcewake table
    - drm/i915: Update gen12 multicast register ranges

  * TGL system automatically resumes from s2idle when connecting to a docking
    station with a monitor (LP: #1902577)
    - SAUCE: ACPI: avoid auto-wakeup with an _OSI string

  * Thinkpad - add palm sensor support needed for WWAN (LP: #1912033)
    - platform/x86: thinkpad_acpi: Add palm sensor support
    - platform/x86: thinkpad_acpi: correct palmsensor error checking

  * Miscellaneous Ubuntu changes
    - [Config] updateconfigs following v5.10.11 import

  [ Ubuntu: 5.10.0-14.15 ]

  * hirsute/linux: 5.10.0-14.15 -proposed tracker (LP: #1913724)
  * Restore palm ejection on multi-input devices (LP: #1913520)
    - HID: multitouch: Apply MT_QUIRK_CONFIDENCE quirk for multi-input devices
  * intel-hid is not loaded on new Intel platform (LP: #1907160)
    - platform/x86: intel-hid: add Rocket Lake ACPI device ID
  * Hirsute update: v5.10.11 upstream stable release (LP: #1913430)
    - scsi: target: tcmu: Fix use-after-free of se_cmd->priv
    - mtd: rawnand: gpmi: fix dst bit offset when extracting raw payload
    - mtd: rawnand: nandsim: Fix the logic when selecting Hamming soft ECC engine
    - i2c: tegra: Wait for config load atomically while in ISR
    - i2c: bpmp-tegra: Ignore unknown I2C_M flags
    - platform/x86: ideapad-laptop: Disable touchpad_switch for ELAN0634
    - ALSA: seq: oss: Fix missing error check in snd_seq_oss_synth_make_info()
    - ALSA: hda/realtek - Limit int mic boost on Acer Aspire E5-575T
    - ALSA: hda/via: Add minimum mute flag
    - crypto: xor - Fix divide error in do_xor_speed()
    - dm crypt: fix copy and paste bug in crypt_alloc_req_aead
    - ACPI: scan: Make acpi_bus_get_device() clear return pointer on error
    - btrfs: don't get an EINTR during drop_snapshot for reloc
    - btrfs: do not double free backref nodes on error
    - btrfs: fix lockdep splat in btrfs_recover_relocation
    - btrfs: don't clear ret in btrfs_start_dirty_block_groups
    - btrfs: send: fix invalid clone operations when cloning from the same file
      and root
    - fs: fix lazytime expiration handling in __writeback_single_inode()
    - pinctrl: ingenic: Fix JZ4760 support
    - mmc: core: don't initialize block size from ext_csd if not present
    - mmc: sdhci-of-dwcmshc: fix rpmb access
    - mmc: sdhci-xenon: fix 1.8v regulator stabilization
    - mmc: sdhci-brcmstb: Fix mmc timeout errors on S5 suspend
    - dm: avoid filesystem lookup in dm_get_dev_t()
    - dm integrity: fix a crash if "recalculate" used without "internal_hash"
    - dm integrity: conditionally disable ...

Changed in linux-oem-5.10 (Ubuntu Focal):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released

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-groovy' to 'verification-done-groovy'. If the problem still exists, change the tag 'verification-needed-groovy' to 'verification-failed-groovy'.

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!

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tags: added: verification-done-groovy
removed: verification-needed-groovy
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This bug was fixed in the package linux - 5.8.0-45.51

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linux (5.8.0-45.51) groovy; urgency=medium

  * groovy/linux: 5.8.0-45.51 -proposed tracker (LP: #1916143)

  * Please trust Canonical Livepatch Service kmod signing key (LP: #1898716)
    - [Config] enable CONFIG_MODVERSIONS=y
    - [Packaging] build canonical-certs.pem from branch/arch certs
    - [Config] add Canonical Livepatch Service key to SYSTEM_TRUSTED_KEYS
    - [Config] add ubuntu-drivers key to SYSTEM_TRUSTED_KEYS
    - [Config] Allow ASM_MODVERSIONS and MODULE_REL_CRCS

  * CVE-2021-20194
    - bpf, cgroup: Fix optlen WARN_ON_ONCE toctou
    - bpf, cgroup: Fix problematic bounds check

  * Missing device id for Intel TGL-H ISH [8086:43fc] in intel-ish-hid driver
    (LP: #1914543)
    - HID: intel-ish-hid: ipc: Add Tiger Lake H PCI device ID

  * Prevent thermal shutdown during boot process (LP: #1906168)
    - thermal/core: Emit a warning if the thermal zone is updated without ops
    - thermal/core: Add critical and hot ops
    - thermal/drivers/acpi: Use hot and critical ops
    - thermal/drivers/rcar: Remove notification usage
    - thermal: int340x: Fix unexpected shutdown at critical temperature
    - thermal: intel: pch: Fix unexpected shutdown at critical temperature

  * geneve overlay network on vlan interface broken with offload enabled
    (LP: #1914447)
    - net/mlx5e: Fix SWP offsets when vlan inserted by driver

  * Groovy update: upstream stable patchset 2021-02-11 (LP: #1915473)
    - net: cdc_ncm: correct overhead in delayed_ndp_size
    - net: hns3: fix the number of queues actually used by ARQ
    - net: hns3: fix a phy loopback fail issue
    - net: stmmac: dwmac-sun8i: Balance internal PHY resource references
    - net: stmmac: dwmac-sun8i: Balance internal PHY power
    - net: vlan: avoid leaks on register_vlan_dev() failures
    - net/sonic: Fix some resource leaks in error handling paths
    - net: ipv6: fib: flush exceptions when purging route
    - tools: selftests: add test for changing routes with PTMU exceptions
    - net: fix pmtu check in nopmtudisc mode
    - net: ip: always refragment ip defragmented packets
    - octeontx2-af: fix memory leak of lmac and lmac->name
    - nexthop: Fix off-by-one error in error path
    - nexthop: Unlink nexthop group entry in error path
    - s390/qeth: fix L2 header access in qeth_l3_osa_features_check()
    - net: dsa: lantiq_gswip: Exclude RMII from modes that report 1 GbE
    - net/mlx5: Use port_num 1 instead of 0 when delete a RoCE address
    - net/mlx5e: ethtool, Fix restriction of autoneg with 56G
    - chtls: Fix hardware tid leak
    - chtls: Remove invalid set_tcb call
    - chtls: Fix panic when route to peer not configured
    - chtls: Replace skb_dequeue with skb_peek
    - chtls: Added a check to avoid NULL pointer dereference
    - chtls: Fix chtls resources release sequence
    - HID: wacom: Fix memory leakage caused by kfifo_alloc
    - ARM: OMAP2+: omap_device: fix idling of devices during probe
    - i2c: sprd: use a specific timeout to avoid system hang up issue
    - dmaengine: dw-edma: Fix use after free in dw_edma_alloc_chunk()
    - can: tcan4x5x: fix bittiming const...

Changed in linux (Ubuntu Groovy):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :
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This bug was fixed in the package linux - 5.4.0-67.75

---------------
linux (5.4.0-67.75) focal; urgency=medium

  * focal/linux: 5.4.0-67.75 -proposed tracker (LP: #1916169)

  * Please trust Canonical Livepatch Service kmod signing key (LP: #1898716)
    - [Config] enable CONFIG_MODVERSIONS=y
    - [Packaging] build canonical-certs.pem from branch/arch certs
    - [Config] add Canonical Livepatch Service key to SYSTEM_TRUSTED_KEYS
    - [Config] add ubuntu-drivers key to SYSTEM_TRUSTED_KEYS
    - [Config] Allow ASM_MODVERSIONS and MODULE_REL_CRCS

  * geneve overlay network on vlan interface broken with offload enabled
    (LP: #1914447)
    - net/mlx5e: Fix SWP offsets when vlan inserted by driver

  * Add support for selective build of special drivers (LP: #1912789)
    - [Packaging] Fix ODM support in actual build

  * devlink: don't do reporter recovery if the state is healthy (LP: #1915403)
    - devlink: don't do reporter recovery if the state is healthy

  * Missing device id for Intel TGL-H ISH [8086:43fc] in intel-ish-hid driver
    (LP: #1914543)
    - HID: intel-ish-hid: ipc: Add Tiger Lake H PCI device ID

  * Focal update: v5.4.94 upstream stable release (LP: #1915200)
    - gpio: mvebu: fix pwm .get_state period calculation
    - futex: Ensure the correct return value from futex_lock_pi()
    - futex: Replace pointless printk in fixup_owner()
    - futex: Provide and use pi_state_update_owner()
    - rtmutex: Remove unused argument from rt_mutex_proxy_unlock()
    - futex: Use pi_state_update_owner() in put_pi_state()
    - futex: Simplify fixup_pi_state_owner()
    - futex: Handle faults correctly for PI futexes
    - HID: wacom: Correct NULL dereference on AES pen proximity
    - io_uring: Fix current->fs handling in io_sq_wq_submit_work()
    - tracing: Fix race in trace_open and buffer resize call
    - arm64: mm: use single quantity to represent the PA to VA translation
    - SMB3.1.1: do not log warning message if server doesn't populate salt
    - tools: Factor HOSTCC, HOSTLD, HOSTAR definitions
    - dm integrity: conditionally disable "recalculate" feature
    - writeback: Drop I_DIRTY_TIME_EXPIRE
    - fs: fix lazytime expiration handling in __writeback_single_inode()
    - Linux 5.4.94

  * Focal update: v5.4.93 upstream stable release (LP: #1915195)
    - i2c: bpmp-tegra: Ignore unknown I2C_M flags
    - platform/x86: ideapad-laptop: Disable touchpad_switch for ELAN0634
    - ALSA: seq: oss: Fix missing error check in snd_seq_oss_synth_make_info()
    - ALSA: hda/via: Add minimum mute flag
    - ACPI: scan: Make acpi_bus_get_device() clear return pointer on error
    - btrfs: don't get an EINTR during drop_snapshot for reloc
    - btrfs: fix lockdep splat in btrfs_recover_relocation
    - btrfs: don't clear ret in btrfs_start_dirty_block_groups
    - btrfs: send: fix invalid clone operations when cloning from the same file
      and root
    - mmc: core: don't initialize block size from ext_csd if not present
    - mmc: sdhci-xenon: fix 1.8v regulator stabilization
    - dm: avoid filesystem lookup in dm_get_dev_t()
    - dm integrity: fix a crash if "recalculate" used without "internal_hash"
    - drm/atomic: put...

Changed in linux (Ubuntu Focal):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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