Kernel tainted with value 512 after running the DW1820 wireless card on RHEL7.8

Solution In Progress - Updated -

Issue

The kernel is marked as tainted with value 512 after running the DW1820 wireless card on RHEL 7.8.

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.8
  • DW1820 wireless card
  • Dell OptiPlex 7070 Micro with BIOS versions prior to 1.5.1

Subscriber exclusive content

A Red Hat subscription provides unlimited access to our knowledgebase of over 48,000 articles and solutions.

Current Customers and Partners

Log in for full access

Log In