[LinuxBIOS] Ready to LinuxBIOS on a GIGABYTE GA-M57SLI-S4?

Uwe Hermann uwe at hermann-uwe.de
Tue Feb 27 15:13:03 CET 2007

On Mon, Feb 26, 2007 at 11:25:13PM -0500, Corey Osgood wrote:
> Not yet! Right now, I don't think it'll even build, from what I've heard
> there are still pieces of the patch missing (can anyone confirm this?).


> I tried to build it, but the config file failed, and I've got too many
> other things going to mess with it right now. But, even at that, I don't
> think it's been tested yet, so get an extra flash chip or two before you
> try (mouser.com and avnet.com both sell them cheap, and mouser usually
> has my order here within a couple days). I hope the board has a
> removable bios chip!

Yep, you should definately have a means of backup. The chip seems to be
soldered on (at least on some of the boards)? Is yours socketed or soldered?

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