[coreboot] 486 Motherboard from scratch

Rudolf Marek r.marek at assembler.cz
Fri Nov 23 18:56:38 CET 2012

On 23.11.2012 17:49, jeroenkrabbendam at fastmail.fm wrote:
> Has there been any attempt to run coreboot on an (already existing ) 486 motherboard??

I think most close is bifferboard (which is not on the wiki page) It has kind of 
Soc of 486type without CPUID/TSC. I made it work with  coreboot and serialICE.


> Perhaps, that could be a good starting point.
> Best regards, Jeroen Krabbendam
> On Fri, Nov 23, 2012 at 04:45:02PM +1100, Rex O'Regan wrote:
>> How hard would it be to design, source components and construct a
>> motherboard for something simple such as a 486DX from scratch?
>> I am interested in doing this primarily to learn about what it takes to
>> design a motherboard and what's in them and how the components interact.
>> Cheers,
>> Rex
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