Bug#533885: [linux-image-2.6.30-1-amd64] Stops booting with message that it cannot load av7110/bootcode.bin
On 09/02/10 10:22, maximilian attems wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 08, 2010 at 11:19:36PM +0100, Laurent Grawet wrote:
>> Package: linux-2.6
>> Severity: normal
>> Without bootcode.bin file, the kernel boots normally and an error is
>> [ 19.233212] dvb 0000:08:00.0: firmware: requesting av7110/bootcode.bin
>> [ 19.300617] dvb-ttpci: Failed to load firmware "av7110/bootcode.bin"
>> With bootcode.bin from package firmware-linux-free, firmware is loaded
>> and everything is fine.
> dude, linux-image-2.6.32-trunk-amd64 recommends said package!
> where is the bug?
Sorry, I should have been more explicit.
There were kernel lockups without firmware.
Now, you're right, everything is fine, even without firwmare.