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'''msrtool''' is a small utility that dumps chipset-specific MSR registers.
 
'''msrtool''' is a small utility that dumps chipset-specific MSR registers.
  
== Supported chipsets ==
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== Supported OSes and chipsets ==
  
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'''OSes:'''
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* Linux with /dev/cpu/*/msr
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* Darwin / OS X with DirectIO
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* FreeBSD with /dev/cpuctl*
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'''Chipsets:'''
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* AMD Geode GX2
 
* AMD Geode LX
 
* AMD Geode LX
 
* AMD Geode CS5536
 
* AMD Geode CS5536
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'''Manual installation'''
 
'''Manual installation'''
  
  $ svn co svn://coreboot.org/coreboot/trunk/util/msrtool
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  $ '''svn co svn://coreboot.org/coreboot/trunk/util/msrtool'''
  $ cd msrtool
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  $ '''cd msrtool'''
  $ ./configure
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  $ '''./configure'''
  $ make
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  $ '''make'''
  $ sudo make install
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  $ '''sudo make install'''
  
 
You can [http://tracker.coreboot.org/trac/coreboot/browser/trunk/util/msrtool browse the msrtool source code] using the trac web interface.
 
You can [http://tracker.coreboot.org/trac/coreboot/browser/trunk/util/msrtool browse the msrtool source code] using the trac web interface.
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Show basic information:
 
Show basic information:
  
  $ msrtool
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  $ '''msrtool'''
  
 
Please see '''msrtool -h''' for information on various other options.
 
Please see '''msrtool -h''' for information on various other options.

Revision as of 21:16, 18 September 2010

msrtool is a small utility that dumps chipset-specific MSR registers.

Supported OSes and chipsets

OSes:

  • Linux with /dev/cpu/*/msr
  • Darwin / OS X with DirectIO
  • FreeBSD with /dev/cpuctl*

Chipsets:

  • AMD Geode GX2
  • AMD Geode LX
  • AMD Geode CS5536
  • AMD K8

Installation

Manual installation

$ svn co svn://coreboot.org/coreboot/trunk/util/msrtool
$ cd msrtool
$ ./configure
$ make
$ sudo make install

You can browse the msrtool source code using the trac web interface.

Usage

Show basic information:

$ msrtool

Please see msrtool -h for information on various other options.


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