[LinuxBIOS] standard hardware interface
rogelio.serrano at gmail.com
Tue Aug 22 12:59:59 CEST 2006
On 8/22/06, Stefan Reinauer <stepan at coresystems.de> wrote:
> * Rogelio Serrano <rogelio.serrano at gmail.com> [060822 09:21]:
> > Is there a de facto standard for ram controllers?
> > If none which chipset is close to being a de facto standard?
> No, each chipset/dram controller needs to be supported individually
> on the bios level. All AMD K8 boards are somewhat similar to each other,
> as the memory controller is in the CPU. Intel controllers might be
> similar across the product lines as well from the software side.
i was looking for some hope of being able to force a hardware standard
of some kind. looks like there is none.
things i hate about my linux pc:
1. it takes more than a second to boot up
2. keeps asking about filenames and directories
3. does not remember what i was working on yesterday
4. does not remember all the changes i have ever made
5.cannot figure out necessary settings by itself
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