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From: Thorsten Leemhuis <>
To: "" <>
Subject: Re: Bug 215678 - vmwgfx: probe of 0000:00:0f.0 failed with error -16 #forregzbot
Date: Mon, 11 Apr 2022 12:23:29 +0200	[thread overview]
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#regzbot fixed-by: 27599aacbaefcbf2af7b06b0029459bbf682000d

On 18.03.22 08:12, Thorsten Leemhuis wrote:
> Hi, this is your Linux kernel regression tracker.
> 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 and a few relevant people to the CC. To quote
> from :
>> With latest kernel, i notice this:
>> dmesg | grep vmwgfx
>> [    2.959200] vmwgfx 0000:00:0f.0: vgaarb: deactivate vga console
>> [    2.959764] vmwgfx 0000:00:0f.0: BAR 1: can't reserve [mem 0xf0000000-0xf7ffffff pref]
>> [    2.959766] vmwgfx: probe of 0000:00:0f.0 failed with error -16
>> lspci -s 0000:00:0f.0 -nnvv
>> 00:0f.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: VMware SVGA II Adapter [15ad:0405] (prog-if 00 [VGA controller])
>>         Subsystem: VMware SVGA II Adapter [15ad:0405]
>>         Control: I/O+ Mem+ BusMaster- SpecCycle- MemWINV- VGASnoop- ParErr- Stepping- SERR- FastB2B- DisINTx-
>>         Status: Cap+ 66MHz- UDF- FastB2B+ ParErr- DEVSEL=medium >TAbort- <TAbort- <MAbort- >SERR- <PERR- INTx-
>>         Interrupt: pin A routed to IRQ 16
>>         Region 0: I/O ports at 2140 [size=16]
>>         Region 1: Memory at f0000000 (32-bit, prefetchable) [size=128M]
>>         Region 2: Memory at fb800000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=8M]
>>         Expansion ROM at 000c0000 [disabled] [size=128K]
>>         Capabilities: [40] Vendor Specific Information: Len=00 <?>
>>         Capabilities: [44] PCI Advanced Features
>>                 AFCap: TP+ FLR+
>>                 AFCtrl: FLR-
>>                 AFStatus: TP-
>>         Kernel modules: vmwgfx
>> Driver version:
>> #define VMWGFX_DRIVER_DATE "20211206"
>> Host: Windows 11 & VMware Workstation 16 Pro 16.2.0 build-18760230
>> Guest: Debian 11
> Could somebody take a look into this? Or was this discussed somewhere
> else already? Or even fixed?
> Anyway, to get this tracked:
> #regzbot introduced: v5.16..v5.17-rc7
> #regzbot from: sander44 <>
> #regzbot title: "vmwgfx: probe of 0000:00:0f.0 failed with error -16" in
> guest
> #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:[~2022-04-11 10:23 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 2+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-03-18  7:12 Bug 215678 - vmwgfx: probe of 0000:00:0f.0 failed with error -16 Thorsten Leemhuis
2022-04-11 10:23 ` Thorsten Leemhuis [this message]

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