Bug 103896

Summary: [optimus, reverse PRIME] no HDMI audio
Product: xorg Reporter: post+fdo
Component: Driver/nouveauAssignee: Nouveau Project <nouveau>
Status: NEW --- QA Contact: Xorg Project Team <xorg-team>
Severity: normal    
Priority: medium    
Version: 7.7 (2012.06)   
Hardware: Other   
OS: All   
Whiteboard:
i915 platform: i915 features:

Description post+fdo 2017-11-24 21:39:55 UTC
I have a Lenovo P50 which contains an NVIDIA Quadro M2000M in reverse PRIME configuration: The HDMI port is connected to the NVidia card.  While getting an image onto the HDMI port works just fine, there is no audio.

I asked about this on IRC, the logs are at <https://people.freedesktop.org/~cbrill/dri-log/index.php?channel=nouveau&highlight_names=&date=2017-11-24#t-2034>.  The summary is that I tried running the following script (after stopping X):

rmmod nouveau
setpci -s 01:00.0 0x488.l=0x2000000:0x2000000
echo 1 > /sys/bus/pci/devices/0000:01:00.0/remove
#echo 1 > /sys/bus/pci/devices/0000:00:01.0/rescan
echo 1 > /sys/bus/pci/rescan
modprobe nouveau

But that did not help.  I then started X again, and lspci still shows only

$ sudo lspci -nn -d 10de:
01:00.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: NVIDIA Corporation GM107GLM [Quadro M2000M] [10de:13b0] (rev a2)

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