[coreboot] [newbie] support for GA-M57SLI-S4 and AMD Phenom (K10) possible?
Marc.Jones at amd.com
Mon Jul 28 21:13:43 CEST 2008
There is FAM10 (K10) support in coreboot. The platform would need to be
ported to the Fam10 code. I would be happy to assist anyone who would
like to do the port.
> I met Peter Stuge at the Linuxtag 2008 in Berlin and spontaneously
> decided to order a new shiny motherboard (GA-M57SLI-S4). Peter kindly
> equipped it with a second flash ROM for coreboot and the all important
> switch :-)
> But I haven't been paying sufficient attention to details and ordered a
> AMD Phenom X4 CPU (K10). The board does support K10 cpus with reduced
> speed of something (front side bus?), even if it's not listed first
> place in the documentation. So there I am with a shiny new system (BIOS
> works well and so does debian unstable) and no fitting version of coreboot.
> Question: is there support for K10 cpus in coreboot (maybe for other
> boards)? And iff so, is there a possibility to build a coreboot for this
> particular board and cpu?
> I'm willing to test, I'm not so sure, whether I can help hacking.
> thank you for doing this very cool project,
> and yes, I do like the new name and logo ;-)
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