Subject: Re: Problem with Gigabyte GA-6VX7B-4X Motherboard
To: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Mark Davies <mark@MCS.VUW.AC.NZ>
Date: 02/02/2001 11:41:50
From: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
Date: Thu, 1 Feb 2001 20:44:20 +0100
> Is your cable an 80-wire one ?
> There are different versions of the VT82C586A, with the same revision (0x06).
> Guessing if it's Ultra/33, or 66 capable from the driver isn't that easy
> and seem to be wrong in some cases.
> But I wasn't aware of a Ultra/100 capable version. Do you know the name
> of the motherboard's chipset ?
The manual says:
Chipset: VT82C694X (VIA Apollo Pro 133A)
I/O Control: VT82C686B
On-Board IDE: Supports PIO mode 3, 4 (UDMA33/ATA66) IDE & ATAPI CD-ROM
2 IDE bus master (DMA 33/ ATA 66/100) IDE ports for up to 4 ATAPI