Subject: Re: Motherboard
To: None <>
From: David Brownlee <>
List: port-amd64
Date: 08/15/2005 08:56:24
On Sun, 14 Aug 2005, Antonio Marques wrote:

> On 8/14/05, Tim Jakobsen <> wrote:
>> I am about to buy an amd64 system that's supposed to run NetBSD. I would
>> like to hear what's recommended(brands, models etc.) in regards to
>> motherboards?
>> The cpu will be an AMD Athlon 64 3200+ socket 939. The motherboard is
>> supposed to have agp and I would like some kinda supported sata
>> controller.
> I am using an ASUS A8V Deluxe and it works fine in NetBSD -current
> including gigabit nic and sata controller. The only component I have
> been unable to test is the onboard raid.

 	Likewise under 2.0_STABLE, if you want to run something closer
 	to release. Note that 2.0-release did not support the second
 	ATA/SATA chipset or ethernet correctly, but a kernel from
 	netbsd-2 works just fine.

 		David/absolute       -- No hype required --