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commit fda6467630868f8d6dad5128bdd7c2a10c8d4ae7
parent 6dd6e82634c37ec05b78a9ba012ffd500bffbd6e
Author: Francis Rowe <info@gluglug.org.uk>
Date:   Tue,  5 Jan 2016 19:17:06 +0000

add preliminary documentation for Gigabyte GA-G41M-ES2L

Diffstat:
docs/src/git/index.texi | 2+-
docs/src/hcl/ga-g41m-es2l.texi | 42++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
docs/src/hcl/index.texi | 13++++++++++++-
docs/src/install/index.texi | 2++
docs/src/release.texi | 11++++++++++-
5 files changed, 67 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/docs/src/git/index.texi b/docs/src/git/index.texi @@ -376,7 +376,7 @@ The ROM images will be stored in separate archives for each system, under @stron @ref{#pagetop,Back to top of page} -Copyright © 2014, 2015 Francis Rowe <info@@gluglug.org.uk>@* Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license can be found at @uref{../resources/licenses/gfdl-1.3.txt,gfdl-1.3.txt} +Copyright © 2014, 2015, 2016 Francis Rowe <info@@gluglug.org.uk>@* Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license can be found at @uref{../resources/licenses/gfdl-1.3.txt,gfdl-1.3.txt} Updated versions of the license (when available) can be found at @uref{https://www.gnu.org/licenses/licenses.html,https://www.gnu.org/licenses/licenses.html} diff --git a/docs/src/hcl/ga-g41m-es2l.texi b/docs/src/hcl/ga-g41m-es2l.texi @@ -0,0 +1,42 @@ +\input texinfo +@documentencoding UTF-8 + +@ifnottex +@paragraphindent 0 +@end ifnottex +@titlepage +@title Gigabyte GA-G41M-ES2L desktop board +@end titlepage + +@node Top +@top Gigabyte GA-G41M-ES2L desktop board + +@menu +* Gigabyte GA-G41M-ES2L desktop board:: +@end menu + +@node Gigabyte GA-G41M-ES2L desktop board +@chapter Gigabyte GA-G41M-ES2L desktop board +@anchor{#gigabyte-ga-g41m-es2l-desktop-board} +This is a desktop board using intel hardware (circa ~2009, ICH7 southbridge, similar performance-wise to the Libreboot X200. It can make for quite a nifty desktop. Powered by libreboot. + +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} + +@strong{NOTE: This board is unsupported in libreboot 20150518. To use it in libreboot, for now, you must build for it from source using the libreboot git repository.} + +Flashing instructions can be found at @uref{../install/index.html#flashrom,../install/index.html#flashrom} + +@uref{index.html,Back to previous index}. + + +Copyright © 2016 Francis Rowe <info@@gluglug.org.uk>@* Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license can be found at @uref{../resources/licenses/gfdl-1.3.txt,gfdl-1.3.txt} + +Updated versions of the license (when available) can be found at @uref{https://www.gnu.org/licenses/licenses.html,https://www.gnu.org/licenses/licenses.html} + +UNLESS OTHERWISE SEPARATELY UNDERTAKEN BY THE LICENSOR, TO THE EXTENT POSSIBLE, THE LICENSOR OFFERS THE LICENSED MATERIAL AS-IS AND AS-AVAILABLE, AND MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND CONCERNING THE LICENSED MATERIAL, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY, OR OTHER. THIS INCLUDES, WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, ABSENCE OF LATENT OR OTHER DEFECTS, ACCURACY, OR THE PRESENCE OR ABSENCE OF ERRORS, WHETHER OR NOT KNOWN OR DISCOVERABLE. WHERE DISCLAIMERS OF WARRANTIES ARE NOT ALLOWED IN FULL OR IN PART, THIS DISCLAIMER MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. + +TO THE EXTENT POSSIBLE, IN NO EVENT WILL THE LICENSOR BE LIABLE TO YOU ON ANY LEGAL THEORY (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, OR OTHER LOSSES, COSTS, EXPENSES, OR DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THIS PUBLIC LICENSE OR USE OF THE LICENSED MATERIAL, EVEN IF THE LICENSOR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH LOSSES, COSTS, EXPENSES, OR DAMAGES. WHERE A LIMITATION OF LIABILITY IS NOT ALLOWED IN FULL OR IN PART, THIS LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. + +The disclaimer of warranties and limitation of liability provided above shall be interpreted in a manner that, to the extent possible, most closely approximates an absolute disclaimer and waiver of all liability. + +@bye diff --git a/docs/src/hcl/index.texi b/docs/src/hcl/index.texi @@ -25,6 +25,8 @@ This sections relates to known hardware compatibility in libreboot. @ref{#supported_list,List of supported hardware} @itemize @item +@ref{#supported_desktops_x86amd,Desktops (Intel and AMD, x86)} +@item @ref{#supported_workstations_x86amd,Servers/workstations} @item @ref{#supported_laptops_arm,Laptops (ARM)} @@ -53,11 +55,20 @@ This sections relates to known hardware compatibility in libreboot. @anchor{#list-of-supported-hardware} Libreboot supports the following systems in this release: @menu +* Desktops AMD and Intel x86:: * Servers/workstations AMD x86:: * Laptops ARM:: * Laptops Intel x86:: @end menu +@node Desktops AMD and Intel x86 +@subsection Servers/workstations (AMD, x86) +@anchor{#desktops-amd-and-intel-x86} +@itemize +@item +@uref{ga-g41m-es2l.html,Gigabyte Gigabyte GA-G41M-ES2L motherboard} +@end itemize + @node Servers/workstations AMD x86 @subsection Servers/workstations (AMD, x86) @anchor{#serversworkstations-amd-x86} @@ -530,7 +541,7 @@ A user submitted a utility to enable 3-finger tap on this laptop. It's available @ref{#pagetop,Back to top of page.} -Copyright © 2014, 2015 Francis Rowe <info@@gluglug.org.uk>@* Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license can be found at @uref{../resources/licenses/gfdl-1.3.txt,gfdl-1.3.txt} +Copyright © 2014, 2015, 2016 Francis Rowe <info@@gluglug.org.uk>@* Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license can be found at @uref{../resources/licenses/gfdl-1.3.txt,gfdl-1.3.txt} Updated versions of the license (when available) can be found at @uref{https://www.gnu.org/licenses/licenses.html,https://www.gnu.org/licenses/licenses.html} diff --git a/docs/src/install/index.texi b/docs/src/install/index.texi @@ -53,6 +53,8 @@ This section relates to installing libreboot on supported targets. @anchor{#hardware-methods} @itemize @item +@uref{bbb_setup.html,Flashing the Gigabyte GA-G41M-ES2L (has 2 SOIC-8 flash chips, one is backup)} +@item @uref{bbb_setup.html,How to program an SPI flash chip with the BeagleBone Black} @item @uref{bbb_ehci.html,How to configure EHCI debugging on the BeagleBone Black} diff --git a/docs/src/release.texi b/docs/src/release.texi @@ -54,6 +54,15 @@ NOTE: not in libreboot 20150518. Only in git. for now. @end itemize @item +@strong{Gigabyte GA-G41M-ES2L desktop board} +@itemize +@item +Check notes in @strong{@emph{hcl/ga-g41m-es2l.html}} +@item +@strong{NOTE: not in libreboot 20150518. Only in git, for now.} +@end itemize + +@item @strong{ASUS KFSN4-DRE server board} @itemize @item @@ -173,7 +182,7 @@ See @strong{@emph{hcl/index.html#macbook21}}. Changelog not yet generated. Clone the git repository and check the git logs @end itemize -Copyright © 2014, 2015 Francis Rowe <info@@gluglug.org.uk>@* Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license can be found at @uref{resources/licenses/gfdl-1.3.txt,gfdl-1.3.txt} +Copyright © 2014, 2015, 2016 Francis Rowe <info@@gluglug.org.uk>@* Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license can be found at @uref{resources/licenses/gfdl-1.3.txt,gfdl-1.3.txt} Updated versions of the license (when available) can be found at @uref{https://www.gnu.org/licenses/licenses.html,https://www.gnu.org/licenses/licenses.html}