SiS630 Disabling Embedded Devices (was: Software Watchdog Timer)
ollie at sis.com.tw
Wed Mar 19 20:31:01 CET 2003
On Thu, 2003-03-20 at 00:12, Andrew Ip wrote:
> > Eric set up a nice infrastructure for CMOS, and we have not yet used it.
> > Sounds like we now have an application. I would like to have the LinuxBIOS
> > code that uses the CMOS written in C, however. How late in the boot
> > process can you enable/disable this hardware and have it work correctly?
> For most cases, it probably needs to be done before PCI probing. Besides,
> should we follow normal bios layout, or should we have our own.
The CMOS layout for normal BIOS differ form vendor to vendor (chipset/MB
too ??). I think we should come up with our own standard.
ollie lho <ollie at sis.com.tw>
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