linuxbios can't identify celeron 850MHz

Ronald G. Minnich rminnich at
Mon Nov 4 14:20:00 CET 2002

On 4 Nov 2002, James Alton wrote:

> It seems that your 850mhz celeron chip should be running at a 100Mhz bus
> (8.5x clock multiplier. 8.5*100mhz = 850Mhz) instead, you are feeding it
> 66Mhz. (8.5*66 = 560Mhz) You can fix this by talking to your clock chip
> and telling it to change the clock speed. (Which involves finding your
> clock chip on the motherboard, looking up to see if there's already code
> for it, or if you have to hack out code yourself using spec sheets. lots
> of fun.)

when you figure it out, send me a howto :-)


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