38.4 Yoga Maintenance

20201011 Yoga is a Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga 4th Gen. See Section 38.2 for details.

Date Action
20200225 Install Ubuntu 19.10
20200406 Firmware upgrade
20200502 Upgrade Ubuntu 19.10 to 20.04
20201110 Upgrade Ubuntu 20.04 to 20.10 using do-release-upgrade

Upgrade Ubuntu 19.10 to 20.04 20200502 No backup required since all of the project work and the system configurations are stored remotely in a git repository and documents are kept on a nextcloud server.

$ wajig update; wajig distupgrade; sudo reboot
$ wajig install update-manager-core
$ sudo do-release-upgrade -d

All went smoothly and after removing snd_hda_intel.dmic_detect=0 from /etc/default/grub sound was fully functional, including the microphones for the first time, noting that the required module snd_soc_skl_hda_dsp was loaded at boot.

Firmware Update 20200406

To check if there are firmware updates available:

$ fwupdmgr get-upgrades
$ fwupdmgr update
Downloading 44.00 for ThinkPad X1 Yoga 4th / Carbon 7th Thunderbolt Controller...
Fetching firmware https://fwupd.org/downloads/
       8b8ab85181819acd2d577194ba40fbd65276413b598fd0000cc2061783a77d9d-
       Lenovo-ThinkPad-X1Carbon5th-Thunderbolt-Firmware-N2HTF11W-Secured.cab
Downloading.             [**********************************] Less than one minute remaining.
Decompressing.           [**********************************]
Authenticating.          [**********************************]
Updating ThinkPad X1 Yoga 4th / Carbon 7th Thunderbolt Controller.
Restarting device.       [***************************************]
Downloading 0.1.30 for 20QFCTO1WW System Firmware...
Fetching firmware https://fwupd.org/downloads/e9a40c560e37e076c85198403
        a653407ddbf2e23913bfb40200ab054d8140b73-
        Lenovo-ThinkPad-X1Carbon7th-X1Yoga4th-SystemFirmware-1.30.cab
Downloading.             [**********************************] Less than one minute remaining.
Decompressing.           [**********************************]
Authenticating.          [**********************************]
Updating 20QFCTO1WW System Firmware.************************]
Scheduling.              [**********************************]
No upgrades for UEFI Device Firmware, current is 192.49.1534: 192.47.1524=older
No upgrades for UEFI Device Firmware, current is 0.1.15: 0.1.15=same, 0.1.14=older,
                                      0.1.13=older, 0.1.12=older, 0.1.10=older
No upgrades for WDC PC SN730 SDBQNTY-512G-1001, current is 11130101: 11130101=same


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