Bug 1168817

Summary: NVIDIA G04 needs kernel 5.6 patch
Product: [openSUSE] openSUSE Tumbleweed Reporter: Philip Raets <philip.raets>
Component: X11 3rd Party DriverAssignee: Stefan Dirsch <sndirsch>
Status: RESOLVED FIXED QA Contact: Stefan Dirsch <sndirsch>
Severity: Major    
Priority: P3 - Medium CC: Sauerlandlinux, sndirsch, tiwai
Version: Current   
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Hardware: Other   
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Description Philip Raets 2020-04-07 06:53:40 UTC
While nvidia G05 has been repackaged with the kernel 5.6 patch, the G04 are not.

Is it possible to do this?


Comment 1 Stefan Dirsch 2020-04-07 09:41:10 UTC
I already contacted NVIDIA about this.
Comment 2 Philip Raets 2020-04-10 12:46:20 UTC
Any update on this?

Now I've installed a patched version of the installer, but would like to go back to the rpm version.

kernel 5.5: https://gitlab.com/snippets/1943814
kernel 5.6: https://gitlab.com/snippets/1943873

patched installer: https://www.dropbox.com/s/r9cn66odzn8fee5/NVIDIA-Linux-x86_64-390.132.run?dl=0
Comment 3 Stefan Dirsch 2020-04-10 12:51:11 UTC
Unfortunately not. I haven't heard back from them.
Comment 4 Stephan Hemeier 2020-04-10 13:20:06 UTC
Arch Linux has also a patch for kernel 5.6:
Comment 5 Stefan Dirsch 2020-04-10 18:09:37 UTC
Ok. I've added both patches. The repository should be updated early next week after public holidays.


# rpm ---changelog -q  nvidia-gfxG04-kmp-default
* Fr Apr 10 2020 Stefan Dirsch <sndirsch@suse.com>
- add patch kernel-5.6.patch to fix build with kernel 5.6