[coreboot] Asus M2A-VM

Carl-Daniel Hailfinger c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net
Wed Dec 17 05:13:46 CET 2008

On 17.12.2008 04:39, Carl-Daniel Hailfinger wrote:
> Hi all,
> my Asus M2A-VM (690G/SB600) is working and boots to memtest and FILO.
> Memtest works fine over serial (well, I only ran memtest until it
> reached 15%).
> FILO can load the kernel, but I didn't have time to enable serial output
> for my kernel.
> Thanks to Zheng Bao for adding support for my 690G graphics.
> I'll post a patch soon. Right now, there are a few more bugs to fix. The
> ncHT fixup is already known, a clean patch will come tomorrow.
> On a first boot, I get an endless loop of
> drive detection fail,trying...
> until I press the reset button. After that, it boots fine. That message
> is in the SB600 code. I will enable some debugging that was disabled in
> revision 3785.
> Another curiosity is that my power button has become ineffective. It
> simply initiates a reboot instead of switching off the machine after 4
> seconds. That happens only with the FILO payload.

Oh, and it does not find more than 2 GB of RAM. I'll try to debug that
as well.

Right now, I'm happy that it gets to FILO and can load a kernel.

The interrupts are probably wrong. I need to check that.



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