[Intel-wired-lan] [EXT] Re: Intel I350 regression 5.10 -> 5.14 ("The NVM Checksum Is Not Valid") [8086:1521]

Rafael J. Wysocki rafael at kernel.org
Thu Oct 14 12:09:39 UTC 2021


On Tue, Oct 12, 2021 at 9:36 PM Andreas K. Huettel
<andreas.huettel at ur.de> wrote:
>
> Am Dienstag, 12. Oktober 2021, 19:58:47 CEST schrieb Rafael J. Wysocki:
> > On Tue, Oct 12, 2021 at 7:42 PM Paul Menzel <pmenzel at molgen.mpg.de> wrote:
> > >
> > > [Cc: +ACPI maintainers]
> > >
> > > Am 12.10.21 um 18:34 schrieb Andreas K. Huettel:
> > > >>> The messages easily identifiable are:
> > > >>>
> > > >>> huettel at pinacolada ~/tmp $ cat kernel-messages-5.10.59.txt |grep igb
> > > >>> Oct  5 15:11:18 dilfridge kernel: [    2.090675] igb: Intel(R) Gigabit Ethernet Network Driver
> > > >>> Oct  5 15:11:18 dilfridge kernel: [    2.090676] igb: Copyright (c) 2007-2014 Intel Corporation.
> > > >>> Oct  5 15:11:18 dilfridge kernel: [    2.090728] igb 0000:01:00.0: enabling device (0000 -> 0002)
> > > >>
> > > >> This line is missing below, it indicates that the kernel couldn't or
> > > >> didn't power up the PCIe for some reason. We're looking for something
> > > >> like ACPI or PCI patches (possibly PCI-Power management) to be the
> > > >> culprit here.
> > > >
> > > > So I did a git bisect from linux-v5.10 (good) to linux-v5.14.11 (bad).
> > > >
> > > > The result was:
> > > >
> > > > dilfridge /usr/src/linux-git # git bisect bad
> > > > 6381195ad7d06ef979528c7452f3ff93659f86b1 is the first bad commit
> > > > commit 6381195ad7d06ef979528c7452f3ff93659f86b1
> > > > Author: Rafael J. Wysocki <rafael.j.wysocki at intel.com>
> > > > Date:   Mon May 24 17:26:16 2021 +0200
> > > >
> > > >      ACPI: power: Rework turning off unused power resources
> > > > [...]
> > > >
> > > > I tried naive reverting of this commit on top of 5.14.11. That applies nearly cleanly,
> > > > and after a reboot the additional ethernet interfaces show up with their MAC in the
> > > > boot messages.
> > > >
> > > > (Not knowing how safe that experiment was, I did not go further than single mode and
> > > > immediately rebooted into 5.10 afterwards.)
> >
> > Reverting this is rather not an option, because the code before it was
> > a one-off fix of an earlier issue, but it should be fixable given some
> > more information.
> >
> > Basically, I need a boot log from both the good and bad cases and the
> > acpidump output from the affected machine.
> >
>
> https://dev.gentoo.org/~dilfridge/igb/
>
> ^ Should all be here now.
>
> 5.10 -> "good" log (the errors are caused by missing support for my i915 graphics and hopefully unrelated)
> 5.14 -> "bad" log
>
> Thank you for looking at this. If you need anything else, just ask.

You're welcome.

Please test the attached patch and let me know if it helps.
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