[LinuxBIOS] [Patch] Fix processor name string for Rev. F CPUs
ward at gnu.org
Fri May 4 21:04:21 CEST 2007
On Fri, May 04, 2007 at 08:56:20PM +0200, Sven Kapferer wrote:
> In src/cpu/amd/model_fxx/model_fxx_init.c the function
> amd_set_name_string_f is called first. Several lines later
> init_processor_name is called which doesn't recognize newer CPUs and
> actually programs incorrect values, thus overwriting the previously set
> CPU name. For example, this resulted in identifying an Opteron 2218 as a
> Turion processor.
Confirmed - I have seen that behavior too (X2 cpus being misidentified as
Turion when booted with LinuxBIOS).
Ward Vandewege <ward at fsf.org>
Free Software Foundation - Senior System Administrator
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