[LinuxBIOS] [IMPORT] GIGABYTE GA-2761GXDK
my_tsai at sis.com
Fri Oct 5 13:10:16 CEST 2007
SiS966L has 2 SATA port (1.5G), and only 10/100 Ethernet MAC
SiS966 has 4 SATA port (1.5G), and Gigabit Ethernet MAC
'L' means 'Lite'
Other specifications are identical.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Carl-Daniel Hailfinger" <c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net>
To: "Morgan Tsai" <my_tsai at sis.com>
Cc: "'Dennis Chang /SiS'" <ktchang at sis.com>; "Eric Lin" <ericlin at sis.com>;
<linuxbios at linuxbios.org>
Sent: Friday, October 05, 2007 6:58 PM
Subject: Re: [LinuxBIOS] [IMPORT] GIGABYTE GA-2761GXDK
> Dear Morgan, dear Dennis,
> On 05.10.2007 05:03, Morgan Tsai wrote:
>> Dear Carl-Daniel,
>> You got it, the board in our lab is REV:0.2.
>> It doesn't have VGA connector on board, so I have to make a "special"
>> vga external connector cable due to its 12-pin vga con aside PCI slot.
>> (D-sub VGA connector has 15 pins)
>> SiS966 southbridge provides 4 SATA connectors, the other two is
>> provided by SiS187
>> Dear Dennis Chang (SiS),
>> For Uwe's question, any idea?
>>> Are there any existing mainstream boards which can use this code
>>> already? Stuff you can buy in computer shops, not prototype boards?
> I found one, but the Southbridge is SiS966L instead of SiS966. Is there
> any difference between SiS966L and SiS966?
> Socket AM2
> SiS 761GX and SiS 966L Chipset
> PCI Express x16
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Carl-Daniel Hailfinger" <c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net>
>> To: "Morgan Tsai" <my_tsai at sis.com>
>> Cc: <linuxbios at linuxbios.org>; "'Dennis Chang /SiS'" <ktchang at sis.com>;
>> "Eric Lin" <ericlin at sis.com>
>> Sent: Friday, October 05, 2007 12:37 AM
>> Subject: Re: [LinuxBIOS] [IMPORT] GIGABYTE GA-2761GXDK
>>> Dear Morgan,
>>> This is great!
>>> On 03.10.2007 09:15, Morgan Tsai wrote:
>>>> Copyright (C) 2007 Morgan Tsai <my_tsai at sis.com>
>>>> Copyright (C) 2007 Silicon Integrated Systems Corp. (SiS)
>>>> Change Log:
>>>> Newly support GIGABYTE GA-2761GXDK
>>> This is a DTX board, right? I found an image of it at
>>>> CPU type: AMD AM2 socket
>>>> Northbridge: SiS 761GX
>>>> Southbridge: SiS 966
>>>> SuperIO: ITE8716F
>>> 1 PCIe x1 slot
>>> 1 PCI slot
>>> 6 SATA connectors (1 external)
>>>> The board is still under testing sample. When we finish test without
>>>> major problems, this sample will soon become marketing board.
>>>> Signed-off-by: Morgan Tsai <my_tsai at sis.com>
>>> Thank you very much for this contribution. We will work with you to get
>>> it included in main LinuxBIOS.
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