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changeset 751:57c34fef26af

bitkeeper revision 1.451 (3f6cc9fd9UX_tFa6-8NKaC9OX-VNTg)

README, README.CD:
Expunge refs to nforce2 in the READMEs as it seems to work after all.
author kaf24@scramble.cl.cam.ac.uk
date Sat Sep 20 21:43:25 2003 +0000 (2003-09-20)
parents 8b83e1b92625
children 016b73aec103
files README README.CD
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     1.1 --- a/README	Sat Sep 20 10:11:49 2003 +0000
     1.2 +++ b/README	Sat Sep 20 21:43:25 2003 +0000
     1.3 @@ -104,9 +104,10 @@ Hardware support
     1.4  
     1.5  Xen is intended to be run on server-class machines, and the current
     1.6  list of supported hardware very much reflects this, avoiding the need
     1.7 -for us to write drivers for "legacy" hardware. Certain desktop chipsets
     1.8 -such as nvidia nforce2 are not fully supported. Some can be made
     1.9 -to work by specifying 'noacpi' or 'ignorebiostables' when booting Xen.
    1.10 +for us to write drivers for "legacy" hardware. It is likely that some
    1.11 +desktop chipsets will fail to work properly with the default Xen
    1.12 +configuration: specifying 'noacpi' or 'ignorebiostables' when booting
    1.13 +Xen may help in these cases.
    1.14  
    1.15  Xen requires a "P6" or newer processor (e.g. Pentium Pro, Celeron,
    1.16  Pentium II, Pentium III, Pentium IV, Xeon, AMD Athlon, AMD Duron).
     2.1 --- a/README.CD	Sat Sep 20 10:11:49 2003 +0000
     2.2 +++ b/README.CD	Sat Sep 20 21:43:25 2003 +0000
     2.3 @@ -256,10 +256,10 @@ Troubleshooting Problems
     2.4  If you have problems booting Xen, there are a number of boot parameters 
     2.5  that may be able to help diagnose problems:
     2.6  
     2.7 - ignorebiostables Disable parsing of BIOS-supplied tables. This is needed
     2.8 -                  for some very unsupported chipsets (eg. nforce2). If you
     2.9 -                  specify this option then ACPI tables are also ignored, and
    2.10 -                  SMP suppirt is disabled.
    2.11 + ignorebiostables Disable parsing of BIOS-supplied tables. This may
    2.12 +                  help with some chipsets that aren't fully supported
    2.13 +                  by Xen. If you specify this option then ACPI tables are
    2.14 +                  also ignored, and SMP support is disabled.
    2.15  
    2.16   nosmp		  Disable SMP support.
    2.17                    This option is implied by 'ignorebiostables'.