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FS#70966 - Enable WWAN subsystem support in the next 5.13 kernel

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Aleksander Morgado (aleksander0m) - Friday, 21 May 2021, 10:35 GMT
Last edited by Andreas Radke (AndyRTR) - Saturday, 22 May 2021, 19:13 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Kernel
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No



The next 5.13 kernel comes with a new WWAN subsystem, that implements support for (at least for now) Qualcomm based PCI modules (with the MHI driver). Can we enable that by default in the Arch kernel? E.g.


The next stable ModemManager release will also support this.
This task depends upon

Closed by  Andreas Radke (AndyRTR)
Saturday, 22 May 2021, 19:13 GMT
Reason for closing:  Deferred
Additional comments about closing:  wait until 5.13 has been packaged and then report if it will be missing.