[coreboot] SST25VF016B (2MB) flash on m57sli (IT8716F).

Ward Vandewege ward at gnu.org
Mon Feb 25 21:10:53 CET 2008

On Sun, Feb 24, 2008 at 11:37:22PM +0100, Ronald Hoogenboom wrote:
> > My prop. BIOS does put the gigabyte subvendor ID in. When I changed it,
> > I was only looking at MCP55 only (which gets the e000 DID from the prop.
> > BIOS), I didn't realize the setting inpacted EVERY PCI card that can set
> > subsystem ID's. Indeed it didn't have any effect with me either, but I
> > do think that the 1458 vendor is more appropriate (for what that's
> > worth...)
> > 
> I was totally bullshitting here... I changed it to make
> 'kudzu' (RedHat/Fedora's new-hardware detector) NOT re-configure my
> network interface when booted coreboot. These are the values put in by
> the proprietary bios for the PCI 00:08.0 (MCP55 Ethernet).

OK; do you want to prepare a new patch?


Ward Vandewege <ward at fsf.org>
Free Software Foundation - Senior System Administrator

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