HP Vectra VLi8 (intel 440bx)

Richard Smith smithbone at gmail.com
Fri Jan 14 11:46:01 CET 2005

>   As far as I can tell, they have the Intel 440bx motherboard. I am unclear as to whether this
> board is supported or not.

send us a lspci -v  and then look on the board and find out what
superIO you have.

The chipset is supppoted but only under V1 for now..  Depending on
what was done with the smbus the motherboard may or may not work out
of the box

> The status page says:
> This is a template for generic 440bx boards, see the smartcore-p3

I would say thats old.  I think the Bitworks/ims board might be a
better template.

change the
> BIOS settings remotely using open-source tools. The cluster nodes are running freebsd 5.3.

Not sure what you mean here.  With linuxBIOS there really aren't any settings.  

Richard A. Smith

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