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** Tags removed: verification-needed-bionic ** Tags added: kernel-fixup-verification-needed-bionic verification-done-bionic -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Kernel Packages, which is subscribed to linux in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1798583 Title: the new Steam Controller driver breaks it on Steam Status in Linux: Confirmed Status in linux package in Ubuntu: Fix Released Status in linux source package in Cosmic: Fix Released Status in linux source package in Disco: Fix Released Bug description: ===SRU Justification=== [Impact] New steam-hid driver breaks Unity games. [Fix] Quote from the commit message: "With this commit, when a HID client starts, the input device is removed; when the HID client ends the input device is recreated." [Test] A guy from Valve comfirms the backport works. [Regression Potential] Low. This fix is specific to hid-steam, which is a new driver introduced in v4.18. ===Original Bug Report=== The new hid_steam driver in kernel 4.18 breaks the use of it within Steam. Games either: - Crash - Don't detect it at all - Only pick it up as player 2 To get it working as normal, it needs blacklisting currently. See here: https://www.gamingonlinux.com/articles/the-steam-controller- on-ubuntu-1810-and-other-distributions-using-linux-kernel-418-needs- quick-a-fix.12775 ProblemType: Bug DistroRelease: Ubuntu 18.10 Package: linux-image-4.18.0-10-generic 4.18.0-10.11 ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.18.0-10.11-generic 4.18.12 Uname: Linux 4.18.0-10-generic x86_64 NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia_modeset nvidia ApportVersion: 2.20.10-0ubuntu13 Architecture: amd64 AudioDevicesInUse: USER PID ACCESS COMMAND /dev/snd/controlC2: liam 2492 F.... pulseaudio /dev/snd/controlC0: liam 2492 F.... pulseaudio /dev/snd/controlC1: liam 2492 F.... pulseaudio CurrentDesktop: ubuntu:GNOME Date: Thu Oct 18 12:49:44 2018 InstallationDate: Installed on 2017-10-18 (364 days ago) InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 17.10 "Artful Aardvark" - Release amd64 (20171017.1) IwConfig: lo no wireless extensions. enp5s0 no wireless extensions. eno1 no wireless extensions. MachineType: ASUS All Series ProcFB: 0 EFI VGA ProcKernelCmdLine: BOOT_IMAGE=/boot/vmlinuz-4.18.0-10-generic root=UUID=2a8676f3-0045-4e66-9cd1-186ffc6a8c2a ro quiet splash vt.handoff=1 RelatedPackageVersions: linux-restricted-modules-4.18.0-10-generic N/A linux-backports-modules-4.18.0-10-generic N/A linux-firmware 1.175 RfKill: SourcePackage: linux UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to cosmic on 2018-10-18 (0 days ago) dmi.bios.date: 08/10/2015 dmi.bios.vendor: American Megatrends Inc. dmi.bios.version: 1901 dmi.board.asset.tag: To be filled by O.E.M. dmi.board.name: SABERTOOTH X99 dmi.board.vendor: ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. dmi.board.version: Rev 1.xx dmi.chassis.asset.tag: PCS dmi.chassis.type: 3 dmi.chassis.vendor: To Be Filled By O.E.M. dmi.chassis.version: To Be Filled By O.E.M. dmi.modalias: dmi:bvnAmericanMegatrendsInc.:bvr1901:bd08/10/2015:svnASUS:pnAllSeries:pvrSystemVersion:rvnASUSTeKCOMPUTERINC.:rnSABERTOOTHX99:rvrRev1.xx:cvnToBeFilledByO.E.M.:ct3:cvrToBeFilledByO.E.M.: dmi.product.family: ASUS MB dmi.product.name: All Series dmi.product.sku: All dmi.product.version: System Version dmi.sys.vendor: ASUS To manage notifications about this bug go to: https://bugs.launchpad.net/linux/+bug/1798583/+subscriptions -- Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~kernel-packages Post to : email@example.com Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~kernel-packages More help : https://help.launchpad.net/ListHelp