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Bug 393447 - sys-firmware/iwl5000-ucode- stable request
Summary: sys-firmware/iwl5000-ucode- stable request
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: [OLD] Keywording and Stabilization (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal with 1 vote (vote)
Assignee: No maintainer - Look at if you want to take care of it
: 432310 (view as bug list)
Depends on: 359445
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Reported: 2011-12-06 22:12 UTC by Alessandro Capogna
Modified: 2012-12-25 04:05 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Description Alessandro Capogna 2011-12-06 22:12:00 UTC
[   10.910664] iwlagn 0000:10:00.0: request for firmware file 'iwlwifi-5000-5.ucode' failed.
[   10.911979] iwlagn 0000:10:00.0: request for firmware file 'iwlwifi-5000-4.ucode' failed.
[   10.913074] iwlagn 0000:10:00.0: request for firmware file 'iwlwifi-5000-3.ucode' failed.
[   11.112072] iwlagn 0000:10:00.0: Firmware has old API version. Expected v5, got v2. New firmware can be obtained from
[   11.112077] iwlagn 0000:10:00.0: loaded firmware version

with net-wireless/iwl5000-ucode- and sys-kernel/gentoo-sources-3.0.6. No more warning with net-wireless/iwl5000-ucode- (with the same kernel)
Comment 1 Myk Taylor 2012-02-28 17:18:48 UTC
If it is any help, I have been running for quite some time now (almost a year) with no problems whatsoever.  I've found it to be more stable in low-signal conditions than
Comment 2 ScytheMan 2012-03-24 00:30:04 UTC
I can confirm, that it's working on amd64 since over a year. Please stabilize.
Comment 3 Hypnos 2012-08-04 16:38:46 UTC
Another vote to stabilize.  This firmware, in addition to eliminating the dmesg warning, also appears to fix a bug for me in which the machine goes into an unrecoverable bad state every several suspend attempts.
Comment 4 Pacho Ramos gentoo-dev 2012-11-18 13:51:18 UTC
*** Bug 432310 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 5 Hypnos 2012-11-18 14:01:27 UTC
Shall I proxy maintain it?
Comment 6 Michael Palimaka (kensington) gentoo-dev 2012-11-18 14:02:51 UTC
(In reply to comment #5)
> Shall I proxy maintain it?

If you are interested, have a look here:
Comment 7 Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2012-12-16 13:14:56 UTC
amd64 stable
Comment 8 Jeff (JD) Horelick (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2012-12-25 04:05:58 UTC
x86 stable. Last arch, closing.