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FS#57424 - [linux] Request backport to fix GPU hang

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by cfr (cfr42) - Wednesday, 07 February 2018, 22:07 GMT
Last edited by Eli Schwartz (eschwartz) - Wednesday, 07 February 2018, 23:20 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Kernel
Status Assigned
Assigned To Tobias Powalowski (tpowa)
Jan Steffens (heftig)
Architecture All
Severity High
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 3
Private No



GPU hangs occasionally. Upstream bug report is at

A fix is now available, but is not yet in the main branch.

The required firmware is included in Arch's linux-firmware, but the fix also requires a kernel patch.

This is a request for the fix at to be applied to the kernel supplied by Arch's linux package. This was suggested in the forums at

Additional info:

linux: 4.15.1-2

Steps to reproduce:

Issue is hardware-specific and sporadic. Cannot be reproduced at will. However, all relevant information from the GPU dump is available at
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