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From: Thorsten Leemhuis <>
To: "Rafael J. Wysocki" <>
Cc: "" <>,
	Linux Kernel Mailing List <>,
	Linux PM <>,
	Luca Coelho <>,
	"" <>
Subject: Re: Bug 215715 - PCI device (iwlwifi) is not working due to PCI power state change issues
Date: Tue, 29 Mar 2022 10:49:08 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On 28.03.22 15:33, Thorsten Leemhuis wrote:
> Hi, this is your Linux kernel regression tracker.
> Rafael, I noticed a regression report in that afaics
> nobody acted upon since it was reported about a week ago, that's why I
> decided to forward it to the lists, maintainers, and the author of the
> culprit. To quote from
> :
>>  Stefan Gottwald 2022-03-21 13:31:43 UTC
>> Created attachment 300589 [details]
>> dmesg output from error case
>> We got a Elo AIO i2 device which most current BIOS where WiFi was working with Kernel 5.12.x but stopped working since Kernel 5.13.19 and newer (5.17.0-rc5).
>> The kernel error message is:
>> [    3.419766] iwlwifi 0000:01:00.0: can't change power state from D3cold to D0 (config space inaccessible)
>> [    3.419781] iwlwifi 0000:01:00.0: can't change power state from D3cold to D0 (config space inaccessible)
>> [    3.419975] iwlwifi 0000:01:00.0: HW_REV=0xFFFFFFFF, PCI issues?
>> [    3.420911] iwlwifi: probe of 0000:01:00.0 failed with error -5
>> The issue can be solved by adding the iwlwifi driver to the initramfs so it is loaded much earlier and seems to work.
>> To narrow down the issue I did an git bisect between v5.13.18 and v5.13.19 mainline kernel version which got me to following commit which if reverted fix the issue on this device.
>> Reverting commit d0660d8ab123ea471064f0828f290bec9593e16b : PCI: Use pci_update_current_state() in pci_enable_device_flags()
> FWIW, that afaics is d0660d8ab123 ("PCI: Use pci_update_current_state()
> in pci_enable_device_flags()") in mainline.

Sorry, I made a (obvious) cut-n-paste error there: the stable commit
mentioned by the reporter is 14858dcc3b35 ("PCI: Use
pci_update_current_state() in pci_enable_device_flags()") in mainline.

#regzbot introduced: 14858dcc3b35

>> resolve the issue also in the newer kernels. Seems like the function platform_pci_get_power_state is always returning PCI_D3cold on this device also if this is not true.
> Could somebody take a look into this? Or was this discussed somewhere
> else already? Or even fixed?
> Anyway, to get this tracked:
> #regzbot introduced: d0660d8ab123ea471064f0828f290bec9593e16b
> #regzbot from: Stefan Gottwald <>
> #regzbot title: pci/iwlwifi: wifi is not working due to PCI power state
> change issues
> #regzbot link:
> Ciao, Thorsten (wearing his 'the Linux kernel's regression tracker' hat)
> P.S.: As the Linux kernel's regression tracker I'm getting a lot of
> reports on my table. I can only look briefly into most of them and lack
> knowledge about most of the areas they concern. I thus unfortunately
> will sometimes get things wrong or miss something important. I hope
> that's not the case here; if you think it is, don't hesitate to tell me
> in a public reply, it's in everyone's interest to set the public record
> straight.

  reply	other threads:[~2022-03-29  8:49 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-03-28 13:33 Bug 215715 - PCI device (iwlwifi) is not working due to PCI power state change issues Thorsten Leemhuis
2022-03-29  8:49 ` Thorsten Leemhuis [this message]
2022-03-31 19:14   ` Rafael J. Wysocki

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