[LinuxBIOS] Which BIOS Savior for VIA EPIA M-II?

Peter Stuge peter at stuge.se
Tue Oct 30 03:29:35 CET 2007

On Tue, Oct 30, 2007 at 03:27:36AM +0100, Stefan Reinauer wrote:
> * Peter Stuge <peter at stuge.se> [071030 03:23]:
> > > especially that I want the motherboard boot Linux from CF port (I
> > > read the howto and I think I know what to do) which can be tricky.
> > 
> > Note that I don't know if anyone has actually gotten this to work. I
> > made some effort about a year ago but there were issues. There was
> > some discussion on this very topic about one month ago too, look for
> > a thread in the archive either late September or beginning of October.
> There was a small program for the initrd that would fix it by
> resetting the CF controller after FILO would use it as IDE.

That's right! It works with an initrd! Forgot about that.

> The correct fix would be to put this piece of code in FILO itself
> after the kernel was loaded.
> I can't seem to find that code anymore though. 



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