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This HOWTO explains how to use coreboot on the '''[http://www.asus.com/product.aspx?P_ID=ef0qgvMIwOUagAVl M4A785-M]''' board.
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== Status (may be outdated) ==
 
 
== Status ==
 
  
 
{{Status|
 
{{Status|
  
 
|CPU_status = OK
 
|CPU_status = OK
|CPU_comments = Tested with Athlon64 X2 240e
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|CPU_comments = Tested: AMD Athlon64 X2 240e.
 
|CPU_L1_status = OK
 
|CPU_L1_status = OK
 
|CPU_L1_comments = -
 
|CPU_L1_comments = -
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|CPU_multiple_status = N/A
 
|CPU_multiple_status = N/A
 
|CPU_multicore_status = OK
 
|CPU_multicore_status = OK
|CPU_virt_status = N/A
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|CPU_virt_status = OK
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|CPU_virt_comments = Tested: Virtualbox
  
 
|RAM_EDO_status = N/A
 
|RAM_EDO_status = N/A
 
|RAM_SDRAM_status = N/A
 
|RAM_SDRAM_status = N/A
 
|RAM_SODIMM_status = N/A
 
|RAM_SODIMM_status = N/A
|RAM_DDR_status = WIP
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|RAM_DDR_status = N/A
 
|RAM_DDR_comments = N/A
 
|RAM_DDR_comments = N/A
|RAM_DDR2_status = 2G works, 4G or more does not
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|RAM_DDR2_status = WiP
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|RAM_DDR2_comments = 2G works, 4G or more does not.
 
|RAM_DDR3_status = N/A
 
|RAM_DDR3_status = N/A
 
|RAM_dualchannel_status = Untested
 
|RAM_dualchannel_status = Untested
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|IDE_status = OK
 
|IDE_status = OK
|IDE_comments =  
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|IDE_comments = Tested: CDROM, SSD
 
|IDE_25_status = N/A
 
|IDE_25_status = N/A
 
|IDE_CF_status = untested  
 
|IDE_CF_status = untested  
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|CDROM_DVD_comments =  
 
|CDROM_DVD_comments =  
 
|SATA_status = OK
 
|SATA_status = OK
|SATA_comments = Tested SATA ports 1-4
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|SATA_comments = Tested: SATA ports 1-4. Ports 5-6 untested.
 
|USB_status =  
 
|USB_status =  
 
|USB_comments =  
 
|USB_comments =  
 
|Onboard_VGA_status = OK
 
|Onboard_VGA_status = OK
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|Onboard_VGA_comments = Tested: DVI. Untested: HDMI, analog VGA.
 
|Onboard_ethernet_status = OK
 
|Onboard_ethernet_status = OK
 
|Onboard_audio_status = No
 
|Onboard_audio_status = No
|Onboard_audio_comments = Linux driver crashes
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|Onboard_audio_comments = Linux driver crashes.
 
|Onboard_modem_status = N/A
 
|Onboard_modem_status = N/A
 
|Onboard_firewire_status = N/A
 
|Onboard_firewire_status = N/A
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|AMR_cards_status = N/A
 
|AMR_cards_status = N/A
 
|PCI_cards_status = OK
 
|PCI_cards_status = OK
|PCI_cards_comments = see known issues
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|PCI_cards_comments = See [[#Known issues|known issues]].
 
|Mini_PCI_cards_status = N/A
 
|Mini_PCI_cards_status = N/A
 
|PCIX_cards_status = N/A
 
|PCIX_cards_status = N/A
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|PCIE_x4_status = Untested
 
|PCIE_x4_status = Untested
 
|PCIE_x8_status = N/A
 
|PCIE_x8_status = N/A
|PCIE_x16_status = WIP
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|PCIE_x16_status = Untested
 
|PCIE_x16_comments =  
 
|PCIE_x16_comments =  
 
|PCIE_x32_status = N/A
 
|PCIE_x32_status = N/A
 
|HTX_status = N/A
 
|HTX_status = N/A
  
|Floppy_status = WIP
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|Floppy_status = N/A
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|Floppy_comments = There is no floppy connector at all.
 
|COM1_status = OK
 
|COM1_status = OK
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|COM1_comments = COM1 is only pin header on board. DB-9 serial connector is available, but not included with board.
 
|COM2_status = N/A
 
|COM2_status = N/A
|PP_status =  
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|PP_status = Untested
|PP_comments =  
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|PP_comments = No connector, pins on board only
 
|PS2_keyboard_status = OK
 
|PS2_keyboard_status = OK
 
|PS2_keyboard_comments =  
 
|PS2_keyboard_comments =  
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|DiskOnChip_status = N/A
 
|DiskOnChip_status = N/A
  
|Sensors_status =  
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|Sensors_status = Untested
 
|Sensors_comments =  
 
|Sensors_comments =  
 
|Watchdog_status = N/A
 
|Watchdog_status = N/A
 
|CAN_bus_status = N/A
 
|CAN_bus_status = N/A
|CPUfreq_status = No
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|CPUfreq_status = Untested
 
|CPUfreq_comments =  
 
|CPUfreq_comments =  
|Powersave_status = N/A
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|Powersave_status = Untested
 
|ACPI_status = Partial
 
|ACPI_status = Partial
|ACPI_comments =  
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|ACPI_comments = Linux recognizes ACPI at boot, but operation unknown.
|Reboot_status =  
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|Reboot_status = No
|Poweroff_status =
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|Poweroff_status = No
 
|LEDs_status =  
 
|LEDs_status =  
 
|LEDs_comments =  
 
|LEDs_comments =  
 
|HPET_status =  
 
|HPET_status =  
 
|HPET_comments =  
 
|HPET_comments =  
|RNG_status = N/A
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|RNG_status = Untested
 
|WakeOnModem_status = Untested
 
|WakeOnModem_status = Untested
 
|WakeOnLAN_status =  
 
|WakeOnLAN_status =  
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}}
 
}}
 
== Building coreboot ==
 
 
See the [[Build HOWTO]] for information on how to build coreboot for this board.
 
 
Revision 5795 builds with patches. TODO: Details
 
 
== Known issues ==
 
 
*
 
 
=== RAM ===
 
 
* 2 GB RAM (1x2GB) - Boots
 
* 4 GB RAM (2x2GB) - Payload crashes
 
* 6 GB RAM (3x2GB) - Payload crashes
 
 
{{PD-self}}
 

Latest revision as of 10:38, 28 March 2015

Status (may be outdated)

Device/functionality Status Comments
CPU
CPU works OK Tested: AMD Athlon64 X2 240e.
L1 cache enabled OK -
L2 cache enabled OK -
L3 cache enabled N/A
Multiple CPU support N/A
Multi-core support OK
Hardware virtualization OK Tested: Virtualbox
RAM
EDO N/A
SDRAM N/A
SO-DIMM N/A
DDR N/A N/A
DDR2 WiP 2G works, 4G or more does not.
DDR3 N/A
Dual channel support Untested
ECC support Untested
On-board Hardware
On-board IDE 3.5" OK Tested: CDROM, SSD
On-board IDE 2.5" N/A
On-board SATA OK Tested: SATA ports 1-4. Ports 5-6 untested.
On-board SCSI Unknown
On-board USB
On-board VGA OK Tested: DVI. Untested: HDMI, analog VGA.
On-board Ethernet OK
On-board Audio No Linux driver crashes.
On-board Modem N/A
On-board FireWire N/A
On-board Smartcard reader N/A
On-board CompactFlash N/A
On-board PCMCIA N/A
On-board Wifi N/A
On-board Bluetooth N/A
On-board SD card reader N/A
Add-on slots/cards
ISA add-on cards N/A
Audio/Modem-Riser (AMR/CNR) cards N/A
PCI add-on cards OK See known issues.
Mini-PCI add-on cards N/A
Mini-PCI-Express add-on cards Unknown
PCI-X add-on cards N/A
AGP graphics cards N/A
PCI Express x1 add-on cards
PCI Express x2 add-on cards N/A
PCI Express x4 add-on cards Untested
PCI Express x8 add-on cards N/A
PCI Express x16 add-on cards Untested
PCI Express x32 add-on cards N/A
HTX add-on cards N/A
Legacy / Super I/O
Floppy N/A There is no floppy connector at all.
Serial port 1 (COM1) OK COM1 is only pin header on board. DB-9 serial connector is available, but not included with board.
Serial port 2 (COM2) N/A
Parallel port Untested No connector, pins on board only
PS/2 keyboard OK
PS/2 mouse Untested
Game port N/A
Infrared N/A
PC speaker Untested
DiskOnChip N/A
Input
Trackpoint N/A
Touchpad N/A
Fn Hotkeys N/A
Fingerprint Reader N/A
Laptop
Docking VGA N/A
Docking LAN N/A
Docking USB N/A
Docking Audio N/A
Docking Displayport N/A
Thinklight N/A
Webcam N/A
Miscellaneous
Sensors / fan control Untested
Hardware watchdog N/A
SMBus Unknown
CAN bus N/A
CPU frequency scaling Untested
Other powersaving features Untested
ACPI Partial Linux recognizes ACPI at boot, but operation unknown.
Reboot No
Poweroff No
Suspend Unknown
Nonstandard LEDs
High precision event timers (HPET)
Random number generator (RNG) Untested
Wake on modem ring Untested
Wake on LAN
Wake on keyboard Untested
Wake on mouse Untested
TPM Unknown
Flashrom OK