Intel microcode update

kaltheat at kaltheat at
Sun Mar 24 13:22:10 UTC 2013

On Tue, Mar 19, 2013 at 11:06:25PM +0100, kaltheat at wrote:
> Hi,
> I was wondering how to update microcode of an Intel CPU and came across
> cpucontrol and sysutils/devcpu-data . But last mentioned port is not up-to-date
> anymore. I searched Intel's webpages for microcode updates and found archives
> for Linux containing one single microcode.dat file. Could someone tell me if
> that file is compatible with FreeBSD? As devcpu-data installs .fw files it
> might be proper to convert/compile microcode.dat in some way. How?
> Regards,
> kaltheat

Just for the records: Question was answered [1]here.


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