[LinuxBIOS] LinuxBios for Tyan Tiger MPX (S2466)
russ at ashlandhome.net
Sat Dec 9 17:41:51 CET 2006
On Sat, 9 Dec 2006, nate iverson wrote:
> Have you put LinuxBios on it? If you have, what version and how stable
> is it?
Not yet: don't have a working backup system in case something goes wrong.
However, quite some time ago I downloaded a factory bios update from
Tyan's website and followed their directions. As I recall it was put the
update on a floppy, boot the box with a ms windows bootdisk while holding
down a key, and then insert the floppy.
> On Fri, 2006-12-08 at 22:39 -0800, Russ Whitaker wrote:
>> On Fri, 8 Dec 2006, Corey Osgood wrote:
>>> ron minnich wrote:
>>>> On 12/8/06, nate iverson <niverson at 4dv.net> wrote:
>>>>> Where do I find out what needs to be done for the porting of linuxbios
>>>>> for the Tyan Tiger MPX (S2466) motherboard? The website just says it
>>>>> isn't support in version1.
>>>> what's on that board?
>>> all of which seem to be supported in v1, but northbridge/southbridge
>>> aren't in v2.
>> The Tiger MPX comes in 2 flavors: 2M and 4M bios flash rom.
>>> From the user's manual:
>> AMD 760MPX chipset
>> AMD 762 System Controler
>> AMD 768 Peripheral Bus Controler
>> Winbond 83627 Super I/O ASIC
>> Winbond W83782D hardware monitoring ASIC
>> 3COM 3C920C LAN controller (with 3C905 driver set)
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