Subject: Re: MPBIOS vs MPACPI with Intel 7505 chipset
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Simon Burge <email@example.com>
Date: 10/29/2003 13:08:44
"John R. Shannon" wrote:
> Am I better using MPBIOS or MPACPI to configure CPUs and APICs on a
> motherboard that uses the Intel 7505 chipset? If I experiment, and they both
> appear to work, what should I look for?
options MPACPI # configure CPUs and APICs using ACPI
# (acpi at mainbus must also be enabled)
options ACPIVERBOSE # verbose ACPI device autoconfig messages
acpi0 at mainbus0
for the kernel config file on a supermicro e7505 board here. I can't
recall if I tried MPBIOS, but this setup works just fine.
Simon Burge <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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