Difference between revisions of "Board:vikings/d16"

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Purchase product: https://store.vikings.net/libre-friendly-hardware/d16-ryf-certfied" - https://www.fsf.org/resources/hw/endorsement/respects-your-freedom
 
Purchase product: https://store.vikings.net/libre-friendly-hardware/d16-ryf-certfied" - https://www.fsf.org/resources/hw/endorsement/respects-your-freedom
  
Vikings D16 only sell them with Opteron 6200 series processors: [https://libreboot.org/docs/hcl/kgpe-d16.html Libreboot suggests] "Use Opteron 6200 series (works without microcode updates, including hw virt). 6300 series needs microcode updates, so avoid those CPUs. 6100 series is too old, and mostly untested."
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Vikings D16 only sell them with Opteron 6200 series processors by following the advice from [https://libreboot.org/docs/hcl/kgpe-d16.html Libreboot]: "Use Opteron 6200 series (works without microcode updates, including hw virt). 6300 series needs microcode updates, so avoid those CPUs. 6100 series is too old, and mostly untested."

Latest revision as of 13:52, 3 April 2017

Vikings D16 is a Asus KGPE-D16 board sold with free (de-blobed) a BIOS pre-installed, usually Coreboot.

"The Vikings D16 Mainboard was awarded Respects Your Freedom certification on March 6th, 2017. Certification details, including certified source code, will be posted soon. Purchase product: https://store.vikings.net/libre-friendly-hardware/d16-ryf-certfied" - https://www.fsf.org/resources/hw/endorsement/respects-your-freedom

Vikings D16 only sell them with Opteron 6200 series processors by following the advice from Libreboot: "Use Opteron 6200 series (works without microcode updates, including hw virt). 6300 series needs microcode updates, so avoid those CPUs. 6100 series is too old, and mostly untested."