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0004677Kali Linux[All Projects] General Bugpublic2018-10-30 11:21
ReporterwhiteAssigned To 
PrioritynormalSeverityminorReproducibilityalways
Status closedResolutionsuspended 
Product Version2018.1 
Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary0004677: 2018.1 does not support INT33FE driver
DescriptionHello,

The latest Kali release does not support the INT33FE driver for Intel Atom z8x and other CPUs, which results in, for example, battery not being recognized at all by the kernel as in my case with my Acer One 10.

This renders this chipset hardly usable for remote purposes as the battery is not detected at all. The device does work from battery but chances are it will not charge under Kali.

Support for INT33FE driver would resolve the battery/sound/shutdown/wireless card not detected issues in these chipsets.

If this is any help, this source claims Ubuntu 17.10 has proper support for at least the battery issue, which has by far the biggest impact of these.

https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+bug/1569995
https://cateee.net/lkddb/web-lkddb/INTEL_CHT_INT33FE.html

There is also a solution listed for Kali at the bottom here, but I lack the knowledge to actually follow it through:

https://unix.stackexchange.com/questions/435598/no-battery-detected-empty-power-supply-and-acpi-directories
Steps To Reproduceinstall on any device with INT33FE (intel atom z8x)
acpi does not see the battery at all

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white

2018-04-06 12:29

reporter   ~0009000

It also appears fixed for Debian here:

https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=873164

white

2018-04-06 13:01

reporter   ~0009003

intel_cht_int33fe is present in lsmod, but fails to assign itself to any device and is not used by anything

g0tmi1k

2018-10-30 11:21

administrator   ~0009867

Due to the age of the OS (Kali Moto [v1], Kali Safi [v2], Kali Rolling 2016.x/2017.x/2018.1), these legacy versions are no longer supported.
We will be closing this ticket due to inactivity.

Please could you see if you are able to replicate this issue with the latest version of Kali Linux - https://www.kali.org/downloads/)?

If you are still facing the same problem, feel free to re-open the ticket. If you choose to do this, could you provide more information to the issue you are facing, and also give information about your setup?
For more information, please read: https://kali.training/topic/filing-a-good-bug-report/

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2018-04-06 11:18 white New Issue
2018-04-06 12:29 white Note Added: 0009000
2018-04-06 13:01 white Note Added: 0009003
2018-06-08 16:02 g0tmi1k Severity major => minor
2018-10-30 11:21 g0tmi1k Status new => closed
2018-10-30 11:21 g0tmi1k Resolution open => suspended
2018-10-30 11:21 g0tmi1k Note Added: 0009867