EPIA-M "Magic Potion"?

Dmitry Borisov jbors at mail.ru
Sun Mar 28 23:29:00 CEST 2004

> vesafb or viafb. Dmitry, did I see somewhere that you had a patch for
> making viafb work correctly when compiled into the kernel? 2.6

Yes I have a patch for 2.4.23-epia1 that integrates viafb into kernel.
Should work with all kernels though.

> hopefully fix CVS if that is OK with everybody.

That would be cool.

> Even though the sytem is more functional, I still can't do much;
> however, because my PCI devices still do not seem to be getting assigned
> IRQ's. Is there something I'm just missing here like a kernel patch, or

I don't have external PCI devices, All built ins working properly( except
CLE266 which points to improper initialization ).

> Next, is there a way to hardcode the amount of ram in v1? I know
> autodetection does not work, but even if I could just manually have the
> machine set up the full 512MB that would help me a lot until the v2 port
> progresses.

I tried that but in fact ran into serious problems with DFB. Something went
wrong... So I stuck with 96M at this time...


More information about the coreboot mailing list