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From: Wolfram Sang <>
Cc: Wolfram Sang <>,
	Johannes Berg <>,
	Emmanuel Grumbach <>,
	Luca Coelho <>,
	Intel Linux Wireless <>,
	Kalle Valo <>,
	"David S. Miller" <>,
	Jakub Kicinski <>,,
Subject: [RFC PATCH] iwlwifi: yoyo: don't print failure if debug firmware is missing
Date: Thu, 25 Jun 2020 18:52:10 +0200
Message-ID: <> (raw)

Missing this firmware is not fatal, my wifi card still works. Even more,
I couldn't find any documentation what it is or where to get it. So, I
don't think the users should be notified if it is missing. If you browse
the net, you see the message is present is in quite some logs. Better
remove it.

Signed-off-by: Wolfram Sang <>

This is only build tested because I wanted to get your opinions first. I
couldn't find any explanation about yoyo, so I am entering unknown
territory here.

 drivers/net/wireless/intel/iwlwifi/iwl-dbg-tlv.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/drivers/net/wireless/intel/iwlwifi/iwl-dbg-tlv.c b/drivers/net/wireless/intel/iwlwifi/iwl-dbg-tlv.c
index 7987a288917b..f180db2936e3 100644
--- a/drivers/net/wireless/intel/iwlwifi/iwl-dbg-tlv.c
+++ b/drivers/net/wireless/intel/iwlwifi/iwl-dbg-tlv.c
@@ -468,7 +468,7 @@ void iwl_dbg_tlv_load_bin(struct device *dev, struct iwl_trans *trans)
 	if (!iwlwifi_mod_params.enable_ini)
-	res = request_firmware(&fw, "iwl-debug-yoyo.bin", dev);
+	res = firmware_request_nowarn(&fw, "iwl-debug-yoyo.bin", dev);
 	if (res)

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Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-06-25 16:52 Wolfram Sang [this message]
2020-07-26 15:26 ` Wolfram Sang
2020-07-26 18:11   ` Kalle Valo
2020-07-26 18:24     ` Wolfram Sang
2020-07-27  6:21     ` Luciano Coelho
2020-08-02 15:08 ` Kalle Valo

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