[coreboot] [PATCH] Add K8T800, K8T800Pro*, and K8M800* support

Carl-Daniel Hailfinger c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net
Wed Mar 2 01:05:38 CET 2011

Auf 02.03.2011 00:40, Joseph Smith schrieb:
> On 03/01/2011 04:14 PM, Stefan Reinauer wrote:
>> * Peter Stuge<peter at stuge.se>  [110216 14:43]:
>>> Alex G. wrote:
>>>> Extended K8T890 driver to include the K8T800 and K8M800 northbridges.
>>>> The K8T800 is almost identical to the K8T800Pro, also added to this
>>>> patch. The K8T800_OLD is also defined, which is an older  version of
>>>> the K8T800, but which has no driver and early HT code yet.
>>>> Also extended the K8M890 VGA driver to work for the K8M800 (not
>>>> tested).
>>>> According to the datasheet, the K8T890 and K8T800 are similar enough
>>>> to be able to use the same initialization code. At least for the
>>>> K8T800, this is sufficient to have a working HT link with the CPU, and
>>>> to initialise the V-Link to the southbridge.
>>>> Signed-off-by Alexandru Gagniuc<mr.nuke.me at gmail.com>
>>> Acked-by: Peter Stuge<peter at stuge.se>
>>> r6367
>> Sorry, we have to back this out again since the license of some of the
>> files are not compatible with the coreboot license.
>> Unfortunately at this point we can not allow GPLv3 code in the
>> repository, as the resulting image will be GPLv2.
>> Can you please back this out, Peter? (Or Alexandru, send a license
>> update if licensing your files under GPLv2 is ok for you)
> Wow! That is a big no, no.

Only src/southbridge/via/k8t890/k8x8xx.h is affected. Since it is
essentially just a wrapper of another header file, can we just kill the
indirection and the problem is solved?



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