[LinuxBIOS] different versions of the GA-M57SLI-S4 (PLCC vs SPI)
harald.gutmann at gmx.net
Wed Dec 5 11:50:35 CET 2007
Am Sonntag, 2. Dezember 2007 16:08:12 schrieb echelon at free.fr:
> Great work Richard!
> In fact what you have found, confirms the theory of one of my cow-workers
> that sometimes MB manufacturers ask chip makers to issue "custom" revisions
> for some types of components used in new series of a MB. (Of course the
> specs of these revisions remain strictly confidential naturally.. why they
> do this one can simply wonder.. after all business is business so what?!..)
> Btw what are the issues that remain unsolved on this board? (I know, I
> know, I have to check the wiki..). What is the priority for this board?
one of the main big things on that board is the missing ACPI implementation.
the other issues seem to be just little things:
flashrom isn't working when lb is booted.
you need "NoDDC2" in your xorg.conf, else the startup of the x-server is
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