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Unload amdgpu not possible for Single GPU passthrough

Hi all,

I want to setup a single GPU passthrough on my Arch system with my Sapphire Radeon 550.

IOMMU Group 16:
	09:00.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Lexa PRO [Radeon 540/540X/550/550X / RX 540X/550/550X] [1002:699f] (rev c7)
	09:00.1 Audio device [0403]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Baffin HDMI/DP Audio [Radeon RX 550 640SP / RX 560/560X] [1002:aae0]

I followed a lot of tutorials and I assume I created the hooks and qemu config correctly. When I boot up the screen goes black and the monitor goes to standby. No signal.

I checked the logs and it seems that I cannot unload the amdgpu

sudo modprobe -r amdgpu
modprobe: FATAL: Module amdgpu is in use.

There are other modules using the amdgpu. But I’m not able to unload these modules as well.

Any ideas?

Have you blacklisted the AMD drivers?