Chapter 6. Device drivers

6.1. New drivers

Table 6.1. Cryptographic drivers

DescriptionNameLimited to architectures

IAA Compression Accelerator Crypto Driver

iaa_crypto

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Intel® QuickAssist Technology - 0.6.0

intel_qat

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Intel® QuickAssist Technology - 0.6.0

qat_4xxx

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Intel® QuickAssist Technology - 0.6.0

qat_c3xxx

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Intel® QuickAssist Technology - 0.6.0

qat_c3xxxvf

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Intel® QuickAssist Technology - 0.6.0

qat_c62x

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Intel® QuickAssist Technology - 0.6.0

qat_c62xvf

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Intel® QuickAssist Technology - 0.6.0

qat_dh895xcc

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Intel® QuickAssist Technology - 0.6.0

qat_dh895xccvf

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Table 6.2. Network drivers

DescriptionNameLimited to architectures
 

bcm-phy-ptp

64-bit ARM architecture, IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

 

mt7925-common

64-bit ARM architecture, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

 

mt7925e

64-bit ARM architecture, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

 

mt792x-lib

64-bit ARM architecture, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

CAN bus driver for Bosch M_CAN controller on PCI bus

m_can_pci

IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

CAN bus driver for Bosch M_CAN controller

m_can

IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

CAN driver for 8 devices USB2CAN interfaces

usb_8dev

IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

CAN driver for EMS Dr. Thomas Wuensche CAN/USB interfaces

ems_usb

IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

CAN driver for Kvaser CAN/USB devices

kvaser_usb

IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

CAN driver for PEAK-System USB adapters

peak_usb

IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Intel® Infrastructure Data Path Function Linux Driver

idpf

64-bit ARM architecture, IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Marvell 88Q2XXX 100/1000BASE-T1 Automotive Ethernet PHY driver

marvell-88q2xxx

64-bit ARM architecture, IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Marvell Octeon EndPoint NIC Driver

octeon_ep

64-bit ARM architecture, IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Microchip 251x/25625 CAN driver

mcp251x

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Microchip MCP251xFD Family CAN controller driver

mcp251xfd

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

NXP imx8 DWMAC Specific Glue layer

dwmac-imx

64-bit ARM architecture

 

bcm-phy-ptp

64-bit ARM architecture, IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Realtek 802.11ax wireless 8852C driver

rtw89_8852c

64-bit ARM architecture, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Realtek 802.11ax wireless 8852CE driver

rtw89_8852ce

64-bit ARM architecture, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

serial line CAN interface

slcan

IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Socket-CAN driver for PEAK PCAN PCIe/M.2 FD family cards

peak_pciefd

IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

 

bcm-phy-ptp

64-bit ARM architecture, IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

 

mt7925-common

64-bit ARM architecture, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

 

mt7925e

64-bit ARM architecture, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

 

mt792x-lib

64-bit ARM architecture, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Table 6.3. Platform drivers

DescriptionNameLimited to architectures

AMD HSMP Platform Interface Driver - 2.0

amd_hsmp

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

AMD Platform Management Framework Driver

amd-pmf

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Intel TPMI enumeration module

intel_vsec_tpmi

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Intel TPMI SST Driver

isst_tpmi

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Intel TPMI UFS Driver

intel-uncore-frequency-tpmi

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Intel Uncore Frequency Common Module

intel-uncore-frequency-common

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Intel Uncore Frequency Limits Driver

intel-uncore-frequency

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Intel WMI Thunderbolt force power driver

intel-wmi-thunderbolt

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Mellanox PMC driver

mlxbf-pmc

64-bit ARM architecture

 

intel-hid

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

 

isst_tpmi_core

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Table 6.4. Graphics drivers and miscellaneous drivers

DescriptionNameLimited to architectures

AMD XCP Platform Devices

amdxcp

64-bit ARM architecture, IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

DRM execution context

drm_exec

 

Range suballocator helper

drm_suballoc_helper

64-bit ARM architecture, IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

 

regmap-ram

64-bit ARM architecture, IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

 

regmap-raw-ram

64-bit ARM architecture, IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

 

regmap-ram

64-bit ARM architecture, IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

 

regmap-raw-ram

64-bit ARM architecture, IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

 

regmap-ram

64-bit ARM architecture, IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

 

regmap-raw-ram

64-bit ARM architecture, IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Arm FF-A interface driver

ffa-module

64-bit ARM architecture

NVIDIA BlueField-3 GPIO Driver

gpio-mlxbf3

64-bit ARM architecture

I/O Address Space Management for passthrough devices

iommufd

 

CS42L43 Core Driver

cs42l43

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

CS42L43 SoundWire Driver

cs42l43-sdw

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

MEI GSC Proxy

mei_gsc_proxy

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

 

pwrseq_emmc

64-bit ARM architecture

 

pwrseq_simple

64-bit ARM architecture

SDHCI platform driver for Synopsys DWC MSHC

sdhci-of-dwcmshc

64-bit ARM architecture

 

arm_cspmu_module

64-bit ARM architecture

NVIDIA pinctrl driver

pinctrl-mlxbf3

64-bit ARM architecture

NXP i.MX93 power domain driver

imx93-pd

64-bit ARM architecture

Intel RAPL TPMI Driver

intel_rapl_tpmi

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Mellanox BlueField power driver

pwr-mlxbf

64-bit ARM architecture

NXP i.MX93 src driver

imx93-src

64-bit ARM architecture

Provide Trusted Security Module attestation reports via configfs

tsm

AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

6.2. Updated drivers

Table 6.5. Storage driver updates

DescriptionNameCurrent versionLimited to architectures

Broadcom MegaRAID SAS Driver

megaraid_sas

07.727.03.00-rc1

64-bit ARM architecture, IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Driver for Microchip Smart Family Controller

smartpqi

2.1.24-046

64-bit ARM architecture, IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

Emulex LightPulse Fibre Channel SCSI driver

lpfc

0:14.2.0.16

64-bit ARM architecture, IBM Power Systems, AMD and Intel 64-bit architectures

MPI3 Storage Controller Device Driver

mpi3mr

8.5.0.0.50