Recommended update for kernel-firmware

Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:0166-1
Rating: moderate
Affected Products:
  • Basesystem Module 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15

An update that has one fix can now be installed.


This update for kernel-firmware fixes the following issues:

  • Fix firmware for bcm43430 and bcm43455 (fate#326215)

  • renamed brcmfmac43450 and brcfmac43455 to the compatible name used by brcmf_of_probe

  • deleted brcmfmac43455-sdio.clm_blob as it was not accepted upstream

  • Add firmware for bcm43430 and bcm43455 (fate#326215)

  • brcmfmac43430-sdio.raspberrypi-rpi.txt

  • brcmfmac43455-sdio.clm_blob
  • brcmfmac43455-sdio.raspberrypi-rpi.txt

  • Update to version 20181218: (FATE#326045,FATE#325856,FATE#326294)

  • Revert "amdgpu: update vega10 fw for 18.50 release"

  • brcm: Add 4330 NVRAM for the Prowise PT301 tablet
  • brcm: Add 43430 NVRAM for the Chuwi Vi8 Plus tablet
  • brcm: Add 43340 based AP6234 NVRAM for the Meegopad T08 HDMI stick
  • brcm: Add 43430a0 based AP6212 NVRAM for the Jumper EZpad mini 3 tablet
  • brcm: Add 43430a0 based AP6212 NVRAM for the Onda V80 Plus tablet
  • brcm: Add 4356 based AP6356 NVRAM for the GPD win handheld
  • brcm: Add brcmfmac43362-sdio.lemaker,bananapro.txt symlink
  • brcm: Add 43362 based AP6210 NVRAM for the Cubietech Cubietruck
  • WHENCE: Put quotes around brcmfmac NVRAM filenames
  • Add support for filenames with spaces in them
  • rtl_bt: Add firmware and configuration files for the Bluetooth part of RTL8723BS

  • Update to version 20181217:

  • iwlwifi: update firmwares for 8000 series

  • iwlwifi: add -43.ucode for 9000 series
  • iwlwifi: update -41.ucode for 9000 series
  • brcm: provide new firmwares for BCM4366 chipset
  • Mellanox: Add new mlxsw_spectrum firmware 13.1910.622
  • cavium: Update firmware for CNN55XX crypto driver
  • amdgpu: update vega12 fw for 18.50 release
  • amdgpu: update vega10 fw for 18.50 release
  • amdgpu: update raven fw for 18.50 release
  • amdgpu: update polaris11 fw for 18.50 release
  • amdgpu: update polaris10 fw for 18.50 release
  • amdgpu: add firmware for vega12
  • amdgpu: Add new polaris MC firmwares
  • amdgpu: Add new polaris SMC firmwares
  • linux-firmware: Update AMD cpu microcode
  • nfp: update Agilio SmartNIC flower firmware to rev AOTC-2.10.A.13
  • microchip: add firmware for VSC8574 and VSC8584 Ethernet PHYs
  • linux-firmware: intel: Update Cannonlake audio firmware.
  • firmware/huc/bxt: Add huC Update for BXT
  • nfp: update Agilio SmartNIC firmware to rev 2.1.16
  • cxgb4: update firmware to revision

  • Update to version 20181026: (bsc#1122456)

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • Basesystem Module 15
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2019-166=1

Package List:

  • Basesystem Module 15 (noarch)
    • ucode-amd-20181218-3.11.2
    • kernel-firmware-20181218-3.11.2