I can reproduce this on a local xenial machine. The artful/bionic packages do not have this problem.
** Changed in: pciutils (Ubuntu) Status: Confirmed => Fix Released -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of नेपाली भाषा समायोजकहरुको समूह, which is subscribed to Xenial. Matching subscriptions: Ubuntu 16.04 Bugs https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1746666 Title: lspci fails with 'Error reading sysfs label: Operation not permitted' Status in dellserver: New Status in pciutils package in Ubuntu: Fix Released Status in pciutils source package in Xenial: Confirmed Bug description: Description: On a 4 socket server, when #lspci is run, it fails with output: lspci: Error reading /sys/bus/pci/devices/0000:9a:00.0/label: Operation not permitted How Reproducible: Always Version pciutils-3.3.1-1.1ubuntu1.1 Steps: 1. Install Ubuntu-Server-16.04.3 2. Observe #lspci Additional Info: * Upstream master branch from pciutils works fine in this setup. (https://kernel.googlesource.com/pub/scm/utils/pciutils/pciutils/) * v3.4.0 also works fine in this setup. * v3.3.1 fails. * Going through code quickly, looks like one of the required patches is : https://kernel.googlesource.com/pub/scm/utils/pciutils/pciutils/+/ef6c9ec3a45992d9e7ef4716d444252baf2013e1 Not sure what other patches might be required for fixing this. To manage notifications about this bug go to: https://bugs.launchpad.net/dellserver/+bug/1746666/+subscriptions _______________________________________________ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~group.of.nepali.translators Post to : firstname.lastname@example.org Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~group.of.nepali.translators More help : https://help.launchpad.net/ListHelp