[coreboot] #137: S2895 no function after coreboot 2 flash

Ward Vandewege ward at gnu.org
Tue May 19 19:55:45 CEST 2009

On Tue, May 19, 2009 at 11:45:50AM -0600, Myles Watson wrote:
> > >  I'll help you work through it.  Before we continue, though, you should
> > >  know that Nvidia's ck804 SATA isn't supported by any payloads.  If you
> > >  want to boot from a SATA drive you'll have to put Linux in the ROM
> > (Linux-
> > >  As-Bootloader).  PATA works fine.
> > 
> > Hmmm. s2891 is also ck804 based, and there FILO works fine for me?
> With a SATA drive?  I've never gotten that to work.  I thought that since
> ck804 doesn't have a compatibility mode, you'd have to port the driver from
> Linux.

Hmm, yes, definitely with a SATA drive. But maybe I'm making that up about
FILO - I do use LAB on the s2891's that are in production. I think you are
probably right.


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

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