[coreboot] [PATCH] Add support for Asus M4A785-M, with build instructions
marcj303 at gmail.com
Fri Sep 10 17:30:09 CEST 2010
On Thu, Sep 9, 2010 at 1:39 PM, Myles Watson <mylesgw at gmail.com> wrote:
>> There are now three smaller patches attached:
> Much nicer! Thanks.
>> (1) Changes specific to this board. Fairly small changes from AMD
>> Tilapia. Requires (2) to work.
> From your mainboard's Kconfig:
> +config DIMM_SUPPORT
> + hex
> + default 0x0004
> + depends on CPU_AMD_SOCKET_AM3
> This really worries me. You shouldn't need to change the type of memory on
> the Socket. I looked at your board online, and they suggest that your board
> supports socket AM2, AM2+, and AM3. That seems like it breaks our model. I
> thought AM2 was DDR2 and AM3 was DDR3.
That used to be true, but you can have AM3(AM2+) with DDR2, as with
this board. Yeah, thanks AMD..... :) Connecting the socket to the
memory type was convenient, but I was never really comfortable with
it. It may be time to disconnect them.
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