On Wed, 23 Jun 2021 10:27:26 +0200,
Manfred Hollstein wrote:
I'm pretty sure this is a result of the UsrMerge thing. I normally use
kernel-default and kernel-firmware from Kernel:stable on all of my
systems. While kernel-default-5.12.12-2.1.g43254cf.x86_64 works
flawlessly, it fails to locate the firmware files from the latest
Here are the symptoms:
iwlwifi 0000:06:00.0: Direct firmware load for iwlwifi-3160-17.ucode failed with error
iwlwifi 0000:06:00.0: no suitable firmware found!
iwlwifi 0000:06:00.0: check
i915 0000:00:02.0: Direct firmware load for i915/kbl_dmc_ver1_04.bin failed with error
i915 0000:00:02.0: [drm] Failed to load DMC firmware i915/kbl_dmc_ver1_04.bin. Disabling
runtime power management.
i915 0000:00:02.0: [drm] DMC firmware homepage:
And indeed, the files used to live at /lib/firmware before, but are now
located at /usr/lib/firmware, however dracut does not look there when
creating the initrd.
This is on Leap 15.3 and 15.2.
Michal, could you create a link of kernel-firmware package on
And this basically hits on many other firmware packages
(e.g. sof-firmware), but most of them should be fine as they have
openSUSE_Leap_* build target in the devel project. Meanwhile,
kernel-firmware is in Kernel:HEAD, which has no other build target.