Don't quirk SVGA if vmwgfx kernel driver is loaded

Bug #1234424 reported by Jakob Bornecrantz on 2013-10-02
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
pm-utils
Won't Fix
Critical
pm-utils (Ubuntu)
High
Martin Pitt

Bug Description

If you try to suspend the VM from within it, it fails to go up again because pm-utils power cycles the VGA devices which leaves the kernel driver in the wrong state. Leading to a hanged VM.

https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=70056

If you try to suspend the VM from within it, it fails to go up again because pm-utils power cycles the VGA devices which leaves the kernel driver in the wrong state.

Please add this file /usr/lib/pm-utils/video-quirks/20-video-quirk-pm-vmware.quirkdb contents below:

match system.hardware.primary_video.vendor compare_eq 0x15ad
match system.hardware.primary_video.product compare_eq 0x0405
match system.hardware.primary_video.driver compare_eq vmwgfx
addquirk --quirk-none
endmatch
endmatch
endmatch

Changed in pm-utils:
importance: Unknown → Critical
status: Unknown → Confirmed
Timo Aaltonen (tjaalton) wrote :

Martin: could you have a look? Maybe merge the entry with 20-video-quirk-pm-misc.quirkdb?

Changed in pm-utils (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Martin Pitt (pitti)
importance: Undecided → High
status: New → Triaged
Martin Pitt (pitti) wrote :
Changed in pm-utils (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package pm-utils - 1.4.1-12

---------------
pm-utils (1.4.1-12) unstable; urgency=low

  * debian/video-quirks/20-video-quirk-pm-misc.quirkdb: Don't apply quirks for
    the vmwgfx driver to fix suspend in VMWare. Thanks Jakob Bornecrantz!
    (fd.o #70056, LP: #1234424)
  * debian/video-quirks/20-video-quirk-pm-sony.quirkdb: Add quirk for SONY
    Vaio Z1-RCP, thanks Yan Li! (Closes: #625805)
  * Add 05-uswsusp-hibernate-mode.patch: Check HIBERNATE_MODE in uswsusp
    module. Thanks Vadim Solomin! (Closes: #589553)
  * Add 27-run-hook-logging.patch: In suspend log, put empty line after
    running the hook, not in between. Thanks Dominique Brazziel!
    (Closes: #661168)

 -- Martin Pitt <email address hidden> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 07:49:49 +0200

Changed in pm-utils (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released

pm-utils hasn't been touched in eight years, none of this is likely to get addressed. Closing bugs and disabling the bz product.

Changed in pm-utils:
status: Confirmed → Won't Fix
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