Recommended update for kernel-firmware

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for kernel-firmware
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:1177-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1132303
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

An update that has one recommended fix can now be installed.

Description:

This update for kernel-firmware fixes the following issues:
kernel firmware was updated to version 20190312:

  • drm/amdgpu: update picasso to latest from 18.50 branch
  • drm/amdgpu: update polaris12 to latest from 18.50 branch
  • drm/amdgpu: update vega20 to latest from 18.50 branch
  • rtw88: RTL8822C: update rtw8822c_fw.bin to v5.0
  • rtl_bt: Update firmware for BT part of RTL8822C
  • linux-firmware: update Marvell 8787/8801/8887 firmware images
  • linux-firmware: update Marvell 8897/8997 firmware images
  • nfp: update Agilio SmartNIC firmware to rev 2.1.16.1
  • QCA: Add the fw files for BT Chip QCA6174.

The update to version 20190221 contained:
  • linux-firmware: Add AMD SEV firmware
  • WHENCE: Correct errant entries
  • amdgpu: update raven2 rlc firmware
  • amdgpu: drop raven2_sdma1.bin
  • linux-firmware: Update firmware file for Intel Bluetooth,9560
  • linux-firmware: Update firmware file for Intel Bluetooth,9260
  • qca: Add firmware files for BT chip wcn3990.
  • nvidia: add TU10x typec controller firmware

The update to version 20190212 contained:
  • bnx2x: Add FW 7.13.11.0. (bsc#1132303)
  • amdgpu: add firmware for vega20 from 18.50
  • amdgpu: bump year on license
  • linux-firmware: update Marvell PCIe-USB8997 firmware image
  • linux-firmware: update Marvell SD8897-B0 firmware image
  • linux-firmware: add Marvell SD8977 firmware image
  • ath10k: QCA9984 hw1.0: update firmware-5.bin to 10.4-3.9.0.2-00021
  • ath10k: QCA988X hw2.0: update firmware-5.bin to 10.2.4-1.0-00043
  • ath10k: QCA9888 hw2.0: update firmware-5.bin to 10.4-3.9.0.2-00024
  • ath10k: QCA6174 hw3.0: update board-2.bin

Patch Instructions:

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

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2019-1177=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (noarch):
    • kernel-firmware-20190312-3.17.1
    • ucode-amd-20190312-3.17.1

References: