Unable To Load Firmware Patch Rtl_nic/rtl8168e
Udev has been the standard way to service kernel firmware requests for quite some time. cynwulf View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by cynwulf View Blog 10-03-2015, 02:16 PM #3 hack3rcon Member Registered: Jan 2015 I'll go back and > verify I haven't made a mistake, then check firmware.rules. > it does not actually matter how you configured the driver -- built-in kernel or as module: In other words, are you perhaps using a ramdisk? Source
In "Device >> Drivers->Generic Driver Options", set "Firmware blobs root directory" to >> "/lib/firmware" and build a new kernel. > > [...] > > Firmware blobs root directory is EXTRA_FIRMWARE_DIR which The relevant bit is in /lib/udev/rules.d/50-firmware.rules . physical id: 0 bus info: pci@0000:03:00.0 logical name: eth0 version: 05 serial: d4:85:64:0d:ef:a4 size: 100Mbit/s capacity: 100Mbit/s width: 64 bits clock: 33MHz capabilities: pm msi pciexpress msix vpd bus_master cap_list ethernet Main Menu LQ Calendar LQ Rules LQ Sitemap Site FAQ View New Posts View Latest Posts Zero Reply Threads LQ Wiki Most Wanted Jeremy's Blog Report LQ Bug Syndicate Latest
grep firmware /var/log/messages lshw snippet *-network description: Ethernet interface product: RTL8101E/RTL8102E PCI Express Fast Ethernet controller vendor: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. I don't think so because the problem comes after this bit in dmesg:dracut: Switching root Top TrevorH Forum Moderator Posts: 17535 Joined: 2009/09/24 10:40:56 Location: Brighton, UK Re: "invalid firwmare" rtl_nic/rtl8168d-1.fw It does have a different path.old: /lib/firmware/rtl_nic/rtl_nic_rtl8168d-1.fwnew: /lib/firmware/rtl_nic/rtl8168d-1.fwGuess: in the old version, the kernel never saw the buggy firmware file because it had the wrong name. the request is a generated kernel event which is handled in userspace by udev.
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Plus many forums posts relating to the same problem. Debian Firmware-realtek This is the result: https://packages.debian.org/search?s...=rtl8168g-2.fw Next I searched duckduckgo for the keywords "debian" and the package name I found on packages.debian.org https://duckduckgo.com/?q=debian+firmware-realtek This revealed two very relevant links to the Debian the udev daemon processes event using mentioned above rule. slimlock with systemd Simple template.
- Of course it might be that the bug was introduced with kernel-firmware-2.6.32-279.1.1.el6.noarch.No, I just checked.
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If it isn't a module, can you rebuild your kernel to have the relevant driver as a module? -- Joost adamcarter3 at gmail Aug15,2011,2:45AM Post #3 of 12 (4448 views) Permalink Re: Firmware Filesystem is mounted, file is readable... 1) build the driver as a module (firmware loading from disk does not work otherwise) 2) emerge linux-firmware, if you haven't already. 3) reboot and Rtl_nic/rtl8168g-2.fw Download Are you new to LinuxQuestions.org? Rtl_nic/rtl8168e-2.fw Download Notices Welcome to LinuxQuestions.org, a friendly and active Linux Community.
So the error message I encountered never fired. http://blacklex.com/unable-to/unable-to-load-firmware-patch-rtl-nic-rtl8168d-1-fw-2.html Ok so that must be working on my laptop (automatically, i didn't configure anything) but failing on my desktop. > However, udevd is only started after the kernel is loaded, and I'll go back and verify I haven't made a mistake, then check firmware.rules. In "Device Drivers->Generic Driver Options", set "Firmware blobs root directory" to "/lib/firmware" and build a new kernel. Rtl_nic Rtl8168g-2.fw Debian Install
Home | New | Browse | Search | [?] | Reports | Help | Log In [x] | Forgot Password Login: [x] Linux Hobbyist Sunday, February 23, 2014 unable to load AFAIK the only case in which you *need* a built-in net driver is if you're doing root over NFS. > Your other option is writing a userspace program that reads the The relevant bit is in >> /lib/udev/rules.d/50-firmware.rules . > Ok so that must be working on my laptop (automatically, i didn't > configure anything) but failing on my desktop. > >> have a peek here That might have been the case at some point but now sys-fs/udev-164-r2 and sys-fs/udev-171-r1 both install the firmware-related stuff (rules and helper) even with USE=-extras andrea rom at persimplex Aug16,2011,2:13PM Post #12 of
Thanks. Firmware-realtek Download Visit the following links: Site Howto | Site FAQ | Sitemap | Register Now If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us. If that was already set, try to include the firmware in the kernel by setting "External firmware blobs to build into the kernel binary" to "rtl_nic/rtl8168d-2.fw" (the firmware root directory above
Comment 6 Marja van Waes 2012-05-12 10:06:03 CEST Trying to ping 41 bug reports in one move, because nothing has happened with them for more than 3 months, they still have
Udev has been the standard way to service kernel firmware requests for > quite some time. It's not a workaround, but how it's supposed to work. "Loading from userspace" means using a user-space program to load the firmware. the rule is trivial -- it starts a firmware loader utility (/lib/udev/firmware) with parameters passed within the event: device name and firmware file path. Load Missing Firmware From Removable Media Can only guess it was because they are in the non-free/tainted repos :) and not on install dvd. :( Guessing all RTL8101E/RTL8102E on motherboard nic users are going to need an
If you mean during install phase, apparently not. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. This > is not what you're trying to do, since you don't have such a program. ? http://blacklex.com/unable-to/unable-to-load-firmware-patch-rtl-nic.html Comment 3 Manuel Hiebel 2012-01-28 15:12:59 CET What these package not automatically installed when you have run drakconnect ?
LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Debian [SOLVED] firmware: failed to load rtl_nic/rtl8168g-2.fw (-2) User Name Remember Me? The relevant bit is in > /lib/udev/rules.d/50-firmware.rules .