[LinuxBIOS] PCI: Left over static devices. Check your Config.lb

yhlu yinghailu at gmail.com
Mon Dec 10 22:39:31 CET 2007

On Dec 10, 2007 1:19 PM, ron minnich <rminnich at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Dec 10, 2007 10:08 AM, Steve Isaacs <yasteve at gmail.com> wrote:
> > This is part of my confusion. I installed a Phoenix BIOS to boot Linux
> > and be able to run lspci. I have no visibility into what it's (Phoenix
> > BIOS) design is for this board. I suspect there are several devices it
> > hides (a feature of the chipset) because the assumption is they won't be
> > needed for the reference board.
> once again. You probably don't need a lot of those "pci 6.0 on" bits.
> yank them out.
> Your board is not working, and the best thing you can do is shrink
> down Config.lb until it works.
> You need the ioapic, the 18. devices, and the superio. try starting there.
> > >       device pci 18.0 on end                    # Link 1
> > >       device pci 18.0 on end
> each 18. device connects to three HT channels. There's no real way to
> express this in PCI, so we got stuck with the three instances.
> You need 3 19. devices since the 19. bits (CPU1) are configured from
> CPU0 and they each have 3 HT links.

No, you don't need that. I have made it automatically detect that. So
you only need the chain that down to superio.
if my memory is right, the auto detect is in northbridge.c


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