[coreboot] [PATCH] Add target for ASUS K8V-X SE motherboard

Joseph Smith joe at settoplinux.org
Thu Mar 3 01:15:44 CET 2011

On 03/02/2011 05:03 PM, Alex G. wrote:
> On 03/02/2011 11:41 PM, Joseph Smith wrote:
>> On 03/02/2011 04:38 PM, Peter Stuge wrote:
>>> Alex G. wrote:
>>>> Add support for ASUS K8X-X SE motherboard.
>>> ..
>>>> Linux cannot complete booting.
>>> Also not with acpi=off so that it uses the mptable?
> Yes. It fails to work with acpi, mptable, and pirq table. That means [no
> option], "acpi=off", and "acpi=off noapic" respectively.
>>> Basically the code isn't ready yet.
> I explained the issue in more detail in my first email qith this patch,
> that I had sent a while back.
>>> Maybe we should have a CONFIG_EXPERIMENTAL ?
> Alright, but don't mind my asking, how exactly do we do this?
>> Alex why don't you leave acpi out for now, Linux doesn't need it to
>> boot. I would concentrate on your IRQ routing issue.
> I haven't even touched the ACPI in over month. I'm testing with
> "acpi=off". The problem doesn't seem to be IRQ routing, as in routing,
> but the IOAPIC refusing to work the way it should work. I've explained
> this in more detail in my initial posting.
> I'm waiting for the friend who owns this board to pick it up any day
> now, so I doubt I will be able to finish it. I've been spinning in
> circles for a very long time now. If I can't get it ready, I'd like the
> next person who tries to port this board to already have my work as a
> starting point.
Alex have you tried adding irqpoll to your command line? It may give you 
some clues?

Joseph Smith

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