[coreboot] SeaBIOS and hp dl145g3
mylesgw at gmail.com
Fri May 1 06:09:58 CEST 2009
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Kevin O'Connor [mailto:kevin at koconnor.net]
> Sent: Thursday, April 30, 2009 5:47 PM
> To: Myles Watson
> Cc: samuel; coreboot
> Subject: Re: SeaBIOS and hp dl145g3
> On Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 09:24:22AM -0600, Myles Watson wrote:
> > On Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 9:07 AM, samuel <samuel.verstraete at gmail.com>
> > > On Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 2:43 AM, Kevin O'Connor <kevin at koconnor.net>
> > >> On Wed, Apr 29, 2009 at 04:53:13PM +0200, samuel wrote:
> > >>> lspci -vnn : http://merlin.ugent.be/~samuel/dl145g3/info/lspci-
> > 01:0e.0 RAID bus controller : Broadcom BCM5785 [HT1000] SATA
> > (Native SATA Mode) [1166:024a] (prog-if 05)
> > This forces SeaBIOS to see it as a PATA controller, but it's in SATA
> > Is there an easy way to add SATA support to SeaBIOS? It sounds like a
> > bit of work. It looks like you could force the device to be in PATA
> > mode, but once it's booted that's not ideal.
> SeaBIOS only supports PATA mode. To the best of my knowledge, filo
> also only supports PATA mode drives (or SATA drives connected to a
> PATA compatible controller).
The interesting thing is that filo supports this board even though it is in
> I'm not against adding support, but I don't have the knowledge to do
> it at this time.
No problem. I mostly wanted your opinion on the cleanest and easiest way
forward for this box.
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