[coreboot] [PATCH] Add K8T800, K8T800Pro*, and K8M800* support

Alex G. mr.nuke.me at gmail.com
Wed Mar 2 10:08:15 CET 2011

On 03/02/2011 02:08 AM, Stefan Reinauer wrote:
> * Carl-Daniel Hailfinger <c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net> [110302 01:05]:
>> Auf 02.03.2011 00:40, Joseph Smith schrieb:
>>> On 03/01/2011 04:14 PM, Stefan Reinauer wrote:
>>>> * Peter Stuge<peter at stuge.se>  [110216 14:43]:
>>>>> Alex G. wrote:
>>>>>> Extended K8T890 driver to include the K8T800 and K8M800 northbridges.
>>>>>> The K8T800 is almost identical to the K8T800Pro, also added to this
>>>>>> patch. The K8T800_OLD is also defined, which is an older  version of
>>>>>> the K8T800, but which has no driver and early HT code yet.
>>>>>> Also extended the K8M890 VGA driver to work for the K8M800 (not
>>>>>> tested).
>>>>>> According to the datasheet, the K8T890 and K8T800 are similar enough
>>>>>> to be able to use the same initialization code. At least for the
>>>>>> K8T800, this is sufficient to have a working HT link with the CPU, and
>>>>>> to initialise the V-Link to the southbridge.
>>>>>> Signed-off-by Alexandru Gagniuc<mr.nuke.me at gmail.com>
>>>>> Acked-by: Peter Stuge<peter at stuge.se>
>>>>> r6367
>>>> Sorry, we have to back this out again since the license of some of the
>>>> files are not compatible with the coreboot license.
>>>> Unfortunately at this point we can not allow GPLv3 code in the
>>>> repository, as the resulting image will be GPLv2.
>>>> Can you please back this out, Peter? (Or Alexandru, send a license
>>>> update if licensing your files under GPLv2 is ok for you)
>>> Wow! That is a big no, no.
>> Only src/southbridge/via/k8t890/k8x8xx.h is affected. Since it is
>> essentially just a wrapper of another header file, can we just kill the
>> indirection and the problem is solved?
> Sure. Patches welcome.
Actually, if I messed it up, I find it fair that I fix it. Sorry I
couldn't get to it earlier.

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