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commit 919c20b5f727d1c1026a28f1dc0c64b26b7d5890
parent 58eda7a00a87283e4c6426368ddd5e97b8ebe5b1
Author: Arthur Heymans <arthur@aheymans.xyz>
Date:   Fri, 19 Aug 2016 09:47:34 +0200

hcl/ga-g41m-es2l clean up documentantion

Signed-off-by: Arthur Heymans <arthur@aheymans.xyz>

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docs/libreboot.texi | 16+++++++++++++---
1 file changed, 13 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/docs/libreboot.texi b/docs/libreboot.texi @@ -338,10 +338,20 @@ This is a desktop board using intel hardware (circa ~2009, ICH7 southbridge, sim IDE on the board is untested, but it might be possible to use a SATA HDD using an IDE SATA adapter. The SATA ports do work. -Read this post on the libreboot mailing list for more information: @uref{https://lists.nongnu.org/archive/html/libreboot-dev/2015-12/msg00011.html,https://lists.nongnu.org/archive/html/libreboot-dev/2015-12/msg00011.html} +The pci-express x16 port currently does not work on this board. -NOTE: by default, a working MAC address is not always set automatically. You need to set a MAC address manually in your GNU/Linux distribution. -On debian-based systems (e.g. Trisquel), you can add this to your /etc/network/interfaces file for your NIC: hwaddress ether macaddressgoeshere +Currently this board uses a harcoded MAC adress, this can be modified in GNU/linux. +On debian-based systems (e.g. Trisquel), you can add this to your /etc/network/interfaces file for your NIC: hwaddress ether macaddressgoeshere. + +@* @strong{cpu compitibility: socket LGA775} +@itemize +@item + intel Penryn (45nm core 2): E7xxx, E8xxx (dual core), Q8xxx, Q9xxx, QX9xxx (only 1333fsb) (quad core): reported to work but like x200 hardware assisted virtualisation does not work without microcode updates; +@item + intel Conroe/Merom (65nm core 2 duo): E4xxx, E6xxx (dual core), Q6xxx, QX6xxx (quad core): reported to work without microcode even for virtualisation; +@item + intel Pentium 4/D LGA775: untested and not recommended due to being very power hungry and not powerfull at the same time. +@end itemize Flashing instructions can be found at @ref{How to update/install,flashrom}.