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FS#70778 - [linux-firmware/linux?] Letters do not display. Windows do not work

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Tomasz (thommen) - Monday, 10 May 2021, 10:59 GMT
Last edited by Andreas Radke (AndyRTR) - Tuesday, 11 May 2021, 17:23 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Core
Status Assigned
Assigned To Jan Alexander Steffens (heftig)
Laurent Carlier (lordheavy)
Architecture x86_64
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 0
Private No

Details

Description:
Update pack ↓
linux-firmware (20210315.3568f96-2 -> 20210426.fa0efef-1)
with
linux (5.11.16.arch1-1 -> 5.12.1.arch1-1)
linux-headers (5.11.16.arch1-1 -> 5.12.1.arch1-1)

Causes incorrect loading of the KDE Plasma environment. GARTY graphics "NVIDIA Corporation GF119 [NVS 310]".

Screenshots ↓
https://ibb.co/TL8T4Qp
https://ibb.co/gMrmfb7

No subtitles. After some time on monitors, remnants from previous works appear.
This task depends upon

Comment by Laurent Carlier (lordheavy) - Monday, 10 May 2021, 12:04 GMT
Does it work if you downgrade linux-firmware ?
Comment by Tomasz (thommen) - Monday, 10 May 2021, 12:12 GMT
I made ↓
pacman -U linux-5.12.1.arch1-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.zst linux-headers-5.12.1.arch1-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.zst
pacman -U https://archive.archlinux.org/packages/l/linux-firmware/linux-firmware-20210315.3568f96-2-any.pkg.tar.zst
And there was a mistake

On April 30, I made a backup system to the "dd" command. I restored the system. Then I updated the system ↓
pacaur -Syyu --devel --ignore=linux --ignore=linux-firmware --ignore=linux-headers

I excluded the "linux" and "linux-headers" packages from updating, because I feel something that are associated with "linux-firmware".
Comment by Tomasz (thommen) - Wednesday, 01 September 2021, 11:27 GMT
Since then, 20 kernel updates have appeared. When can you count on fixing errors?

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