[coreboot] status of coreboot on Asus A8N-E
andyjakobs at gmx.de
Tue May 26 21:05:59 CEST 2009
I would bring this topic "up" again and kindly ask you, if had some time
looking at the A8N-E board.
Is there any way forward planned on your side for this board yet?
I am honestly waiting for a running coreboot on A8N-E since ~two years.
A lot of little (or better big) steps were made to get each component of
the board running. But unfortunately no "breakthrough" so far... meaning
I can't use it for daily work yet.
Please don't get me wrong - I know that you and all the other devs are
doing difficult and time intensive work on the whole coreboot project.
So I want to thank all of you for this hard work!
>Uwe Hermann uwe at hermann-uwe.de
>Fri May 8 13:26:10 CEST 2009
> * Previous message: [coreboot] status of coreboot on Asus A8N-E
> * Next message: [coreboot] status of coreboot on Asus A8N-E
> * Messages sorted by: [ date ] [ thread ] [ subject ] [ author ]
>On Fri, May 08, 2009 at 08:37:15AM +0200, Andy Jakobs wrote:
>> I also have this board and a NVIDIA 7600GT PCI-E card.
>> I tested the latest revision a few days ago. Unfortunately there was
>> still no output on the screen after a power-off. So it is no real
>> alternative/replacement for the legacy bios of the board yet.
>> But console output works.
>I have the board here, maybe I find the time to look into it. The issue
>stems very likely from an incorrect IRQ routing setup, however fixing
>that is not always trivial unfortunately (and board
>are not available of course).
>http://www.hermann-uwe.de | http://www.holsham-traders.de
>http://www.crazy-hacks.org | http://www.unmaintained-free-software.org
More information about the coreboot