[LinuxBIOS] Proposed change to amdk8 memory controller code

Eric W. Biederman ebiederman at lnxi.com
Fri Oct 28 15:09:16 CEST 2005

San Mehat <san at google.com> writes:

> Reworking the attribute is actually causing a huge pain in the ass with
> relocations it looks like. I'm going to see if i can have the amdk8 MCT code
> return the dimm_mask information back to the board via sdram_initialize().
> I could either just have sdram_initialize() return a merged version of
> dimm_mask which would limit the number of dimms supported, or I could pass in
> an additional non-static 'population' structure which i think may be better.
> Any thoughts?.. I'm going to modify my stuff to pass in a new structure in the
> meantime..

Is there any reason not to simply query for the data back at the mainboard
level?  It isn't like the discovery is hard.


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