The 5.6.6 stable kernel rebase contains new features, additional hardware support, and a number of important fixes across the tree.

Reboot Required
After installing this update it is required that you reboot your system to ensure the changes supplied by this update are applied properly.

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --advisory=FEDORA-2020-0100f8048a

This update has been submitted for testing by jforbes.

6 months ago

This update's test gating status has been changed to 'waiting'.

6 months ago

This update has obsoleted kernel-5.5.18-200.fc31, and has inherited its bugs and notes.

6 months ago

This update's test gating status has been changed to 'ignored'.

6 months ago

jforbes edited this update.

6 months ago
User Icon ibims commented & provided feedback 6 months ago
karma

See nothing special, so it looks ok for me. Works on baremetal (non UEFI) AMD Ryzen5 3600, Mainboard MSI B450M Mortar Max with prop. nvidia driver from rpmfusion.org (GTX980 card), VirtualBox 6.1.6 from Oracle and Gnome-Desktop. Regression test passed (paxtest, selinux-dac-controls and libhugetlbfs skipped).

This update has been pushed to testing.

6 months ago
User Icon t3rm1n4l commented & provided feedback 6 months ago
karma

default test suite: pass performance test suite: pass

no issues, wfm

This update can be pushed to stable now if the maintainer wishes

6 months ago
User Icon micmor commented & provided feedback 6 months ago
karma

No issues except

uvcvideo: Found UVC 1.00 device BisonCam, NB Pro (5986:0683) [ 14.930792] uvcvideo 1-11:1.0: Entity type for entity Realtek Extended Controls Unit was not initialized! [ 14.930793] uvcvideo 1-11:1.0: Entity type for entity Extension 4 was not initialized! [ 14.930794] uvcvideo 1-11:1.0: Entity type for entity Processing 2 was not initialized! [ 14.930794] uvcvideo 1-11:1.0: Entity type for entity Camera 1 was not initialized!

but the webcam works perfectly

User Icon carbenium commented & provided feedback 6 months ago
karma

WFM on a KVM virtual machine

User Icon huembert commented & provided feedback 6 months ago
karma

works:

  • Gigabyte GA-B150M-D3H Mainboard with Intel i7 6500k; Radeon RX 580
  • KVM Guest
karma
User Icon deknuydt commented & provided feedback 6 months ago
karma

NFS caching with cachefilesd generates kernel errors. Perfectly repeatable on all my test machines.

[ 396.617173] kernel BUG at fs/nfs/fscache.c:471! [ 396.617313] invalid opcode: 0000 [#2] SMP NOPTI [...]

After that, NFS is essentially gone. Switching off all NFS caching (e.g. in /etc/nfsmount.conf) seems to avoid the problem.

If you need NFS caching, avoid this ...

User Icon dpsh commented & provided feedback 6 months ago
karma

aarch64 and x86_64

This update has been submitted for stable by jforbes.

6 months ago

This update has been pushed to stable.

6 months ago
User Icon lfc provided feedback 6 months ago
karma
User Icon soeiro commented & provided feedback 6 months ago
karma

Won't boot. Same as what happened with 5.5.13 and fixed with 5.5.15 lol :-(

User Icon rathann commented & provided feedback 6 months ago

Breaks resuming from suspend for me on an Intel Haswell laptop.

User Icon leandroscar commented & provided feedback 5 months ago
karma

Hi There,

Fails to boot. ( stocks on Lenovo Logs ) Lenovo Exterme X1 gen 2 Intel® Core™ i7-9750H CPU @ 2.60GHz GeForce GTX 1650 with Max-Q Design/PCIe/SSE2 ( Hybrid with Intel® UHD Graphics 630 )


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Metadata
Type
bugfix
Karma
5
Signed
Content Type
RPM
Test Gating
Settings
Unstable by Karma
-3
Stable by Karma
disabled
Stable by Time
disabled
Dates
submitted
6 months ago
in testing
6 months ago
in stable
6 months ago
modified
6 months ago

Automated Test Results

Test Cases

-1 6 Test Case kernel regression