HP Laptop mute led not working

After the first update of the system when I press the mute button the LED does not turn on, I don't know if this is a bug but the same thing happens with LinuxMint and Debian. I
already probe adding the file alsa-base.conf in /etc/modprobe.d/ but it doesn't work, I used this configuration:

options snd_hda_intel model=hp-led
options snd_hda_intel model=hp-gpio-led

Inxi:

System:
  Host: HP-Notebook Kernel: 4.19.62-1-MANJARO x86_64 bits: 64 compiler: gcc 
  v: 9.1.0 Desktop: Xfce 4.13.6 Distro: Manjaro Linux 
Machine:
  Type: Laptop System: HP product: HP Notebook v: N/A 
  serial: <root required> 
  Mobo: HP model: 81E1 v: KBC Version 71.17 serial: <root required> 
  UEFI: Insyde v: F.34 date: 10/31/2018 
Battery:
  ID-1: BAT0 charge: 2.1 Wh condition: 26.4/26.4 Wh (100%) 
  model: Hewlett-Packard Primary status: Discharging 
CPU:
  Topology: Dual Core model: Intel Celeron N3060 bits: 64 type: MCP 
  arch: Airmont rev: 4 L2 cache: 1024 KiB 
  flags: lm nx pae sse sse2 sse3 sse4_1 sse4_2 ssse3 vmx bogomips: 6402 
  Speed: 2399 MHz min/max: 480/2480 MHz Core speeds (MHz): 1: 2243 2: 1656 
Graphics:
  Device-1: Intel Atom/Celeron/Pentium Processor x5-E8000/J3xxx/N3xxx 
  Integrated Graphics 
  vendor: Hewlett-Packard driver: i915 v: kernel bus ID: 00:02.0 
  Display: x11 server: X.Org 1.20.5 driver: intel unloaded: modesetting 
  resolution: 1366x768~60Hz 
  OpenGL: renderer: Mesa DRI Intel HD Graphics 400 (Braswell) 
  v: 4.5 Mesa 19.1.3 direct render: Yes 
Audio:
  Device-1: Intel Atom/Celeron/Pentium Processor x5-E8000/J3xxx/N3xxx Series 
  High Definition Audio 
  vendor: Hewlett-Packard driver: snd_hda_intel v: kernel bus ID: 00:1b.0 
  Sound Server: ALSA v: k4.19.62-1-MANJARO 
Network:
  Device-1: Broadcom and subsidiaries BCM43142 802.11b/g/n 
  vendor: Hewlett-Packard driver: wl v: kernel port: 2040 bus ID: 02:00.0 
  IF: wlp2s0 state: up mac: 44:1c:a8:94:9d:cb 
  Device-2: Realtek RTL810xE PCI Express Fast Ethernet 
  vendor: Hewlett-Packard driver: r8169 v: kernel port: 1000 bus ID: 03:00.0 
  IF: enp3s0 state: down mac: a0:8c:fd:a4:f8:60 
Drives:
  Local Storage: total: 931.51 GiB used: 111.50 GiB (12.0%) 
  ID-1: /dev/sda vendor: HGST (Hitachi) model: HTS541010A9E680 
  size: 931.51 GiB 
Partition:
  ID-1: / size: 45.13 GiB used: 15.08 GiB (33.4%) fs: ext4 dev: /dev/sda7 
  ID-2: swap-1 size: 14.90 GiB used: 0 KiB (0.0%) fs: swap dev: /dev/sda6 
Sensors:
  System Temperatures: cpu: 50.0 C mobo: 0.0 C 
  Fan Speeds (RPM): N/A 
Info:
  Processes: 173 Uptime: 28m Memory: 7.63 GiB used: 2.60 GiB (34.0%) 
  Init: systemd Compilers: gcc: 9.1.0 Shell: bash v: 5.0.7 inxi: 3.0.35

Perhaps it is not a fault of the software but of the hardware?

Yeah, also maybe try the kernel 3.16.70 and also the 5.2.4 kernel

Remember to reboot after installing! And to remove the older ones

No, the led works in Windows :slight_smile:

I will try another kernel to see if it works, I hope the Broadcom Wi-Fi driver does not become unstable with kernel 5

I already tried with the kernel 5.2.4 and the led not works :frowning:

Uninstall all newer kernels and install kernel 3.16.70

Then reboot and see if the LED works

I confirm this issue on my hp notebook 15-da0001nk.

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Please start a new topic and post system information similar to post #1 here

inxi -Fxxxz

and also get ALSA audio information

sudo alsa-info.sh --upload

and post the link to data uploaded to alsa-info

Linux kernel has more patches for HP laptop mute LED problems
need to find audio device ID number to work out which patch is needed

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