[coreboot] Asus M2V-MX problems
libv at skynet.be
Tue Jan 31 22:47:15 CET 2012
On Tue, Jan 31, 2012 at 10:36:54PM +0100, Rudolf Marek wrote:
>> The board booted fine, except I have no video, serial port or ability to write
>> to the BIOS chip.
> No video -> you need to include the extracted VGA bios from original
> BIOS. No serial port looks like wrong superio setup. No ability to write
> to the chip sounds interesting ? What do you mean by that. Flashrom
> cannot no-long overwrite the chip content? Maybe just some GPIO needs to
> be raised. Do you have more PLCC chips or other boards so you can hotswap
I do not think that there is anything board specific in the VGA code
that i once wrote for this display hardware. Did my code break in the
last two years?
> For the VGA you need to use bios_extract and extract the VGA bios from
> orig bios image and tell coreboot via menu to include that (you need just
> pci ID lspci -n will tell)
Again, this board should have native code for bringing a basic vga
textmode to life.
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