FreeBSD support for Jetway J7F4
rsmith at xs4all.nl
Wed Oct 17 13:24:24 PDT 2007
On Wed, Oct 17, 2007 at 08:14:29PM +0200, Erik Norgaard wrote:
> I have searched around to verify that everything works fine for this
> motherboard with integrated CPU: Jetway J7F4. I understand it has a CN700
> north bridge and a VT8237R or VT8237RP south bridge, and Realtek RLT8110SC
> dual LAN.
> I have found reports that FreeBSD hangs when doing ifconfig re1 up, has
> this been solved? Does it work if only one NIC is used?
No experience with the RLT8110S, but the two Realtek RT8139 in my
machine work OK.
> I understand from wikipedia that autonegotiate of SATA speed with VT8237R
> fails, but what about VT8237RP? Not a huge problem though, I plan to get a
> disk that accepts speed setting by a jumper.
> Does RAID work with this south bridge?
I've got RAID1 working with this chip:
atapci0 at pci0:15:0: class=0x010400 card=0x80ed1043 chip=0x31491106 rev=0x80 hdr=0x00
vendor = 'VIA Technologies Inc'
device = 'VT8237 VT6410 SATA RAID Controller'
class = mass storage
subclass = RAID
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