[coreboot] Intel i5000 Port

Joseph Smith joe at settoplinux.org
Tue Jan 27 03:23:07 CET 2009

On Tue, 27 Jan 2009 01:14:29 +0100, Sven Schnelle <svens at stackframe.org>
> Hi List,
> i've started a port of coreboot to the Intel i5000 Chipset
> (http://www.intel.com/products/server/chipsets/5000p/5000p-overview.htm)
> last week.
> The board i'm developing is a Supermicro X7DB8, with one QuadCore E5335
> Xeon. There's not much working right now, with exception of the SuperIO
> chip,
> and basic CPU CAR setup (i'm using the Core2Duo code at the moment).
> Currently work is going on at the FBDIMM setup and Memory Controller
> initialization. I'm attaching the current diff, but you should consider
> that as non-working code. I wouldn't send it to the list, if not Carl
> Daniel would have requested me to do so :)
Very, very cool! Unfortunatly I'm am not very familiar with the i5000
chipset but don't give up, keep up the great work :-)

Joseph Smith

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