[coreboot] Geode LX/CS5536 VSA

Marc Jones Marc.Jones at AMD.com
Thu Jan 31 19:03:24 CET 2008

Marc Jones wrote:
> Carl-Daniel Hailfinger wrote:
>> Hi Marc,
>> On 31.01.2008 18:04, Marc Jones wrote:
>>> Geode LX/CS5536 VSA has been updated. The source and binary are
>>> attached. With this release we have changed how the binary is
>>> packaged. Previously it was posted alread compressed with nrv2b and
>>> padded to size. Going forward it is GZipd and will need to be
>>> compressed and padded by hand or by buildrom.
>>> The following changes were made:
>>> Remove int15 callbacks removed. CPU and memory are calculated by VSA.
>>> VSA no longer takes all the MFGPTs. Two are now available for OS use.
>> Thank you very much for updating the VSA! Especially the int 15 callback
>> removal reduces interaction complexity quite a bit.
>> Are there any remaining BIOSINT callbacks in the new VSA or can we
>> remove BIOSINT emulation altogether from the Coreboot VSA handler?
>> Regards,
>> Carl-Daniel
> There are no BIOSINTs in VSA now. I have patches for that once we get 
> buildrom pulling the new vsa. I don't want to break anyone.
> Marc

Marc Jones
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