Motherboard Chipset Support List
ivan at careytech.com.au
Wed Apr 11 08:10:48 UTC 2007
youshi10 at u.washington.edu wrote:
> On Tue, 10 Apr 2007, Sean Murphy wrote:
>> I am having troubling installing FreeBSD 6.2 Release on and Intel
>> Which uses the Intel® G965 Chipset
>> I have checked under the following link but it does not mention
>> support for specific motherboards or chipsets. I realize that
>> listing motherboards would be to exhaustive but chipsets maybe would
>> be more of a limited scope.
>> Does FreeBSD provide a list for Chipsets? Is there a man page I can
>> look at like the other drivers listed on that page have man pages
>> except for Chipsets?
> G965 is a recent chipset, so I suggest that you download a
> snapshot build of the livecd and install using that. The snapshot
> folder is located at: ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/snapshots/.
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I recently asked the same question at www.expert-exchange.com and the
answer I received is that the board is supported.
have a look at the product brief for the mother board
http://www.intel.com/products/chipsets/g965/prod_brief.pdf it says the
the I/O controller hub is an ICH8
and the FreeBSD 6.2 release notes for the ata(4) driver
I am still learning myself how to understand the release notes.
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