Transport GT24 (B2891) BIOS

  Current BIOS Revisions

Definitions:

Boot Disk - Refers to either a Windows 95 or Windows 98 boot disk. Any other type of boot disk might load memory resident programs which will interfer with the flash process. Make sure you hit the F5 key when the boot disk first starts running to make sure no other programs are loaded in the back ground without your knowledge.

Bios Flash Package -  Unzip the entire bios package to a seperate clean floppy.  Insure there are 3 files that are unpacked during the unzip process

Requirements:

Two separate diskettes are needed. The first diskette is the Windows 95/98 Boot Disk. The second diskette should contain the 3 files needed to flash the bios.  These files are provided when you unzip the bios flash package from the website.

Procedure:

At the A: prompt simply type in "
flash" and the rest will be handled by the files included in your download.

Date

BIOS

Description

04/12/06
 

GT24B2891_202

TYAN Transport GT24 (B2891)  BIOS V2.02
New features and Fixes :
* Fixed a BMC detection error
* Updated CPU temperature display for greater accuracy
* Add IPMI Boot to PXE function
* Updated the method for auto fan control input
* Add Enable/Disable BMC detection in BIOS setup.
* Fixed the BCM LAN issue by upgrating IOAPIC bar
   address to match the new CPU's
* Updated IPMI menu
* Update 8254 IO interrupt override setting in MPtable
* Added IPMI Boot option support
* Added Boot to PXE support
* Updated memory code from AMD to auto disable dram
   interleave when 4Rank present.
* Enable MCE on all CPUs.
* 40/80 pin detection added, now 40 pin cable will be
   limited at UDMA mode 2
* Updated the ACPI MCFG table.
* Fixed an issue where the LAN's would not show up
   during a cold boot

11/08/05
 

GT24B2891_201

TYAN Transport GT24 (B2891)  BIOS V2.01
New features and Fixes :
* Fixed a Broadcom NIC issue under RedHat distributions
* Updated memory clock settings for better stability
   and performance
* Updated nVidia nForce RAID firwmare to v5.53.07 to
   include RAID5 capability
* Added a Dual Core [Enable/Disable] feature in
   the BIOS options
* Updated Opteron Dual Core CPU support
* Updated USB legacy support
* Fixed SATA/RAID device naming issue
* Added SMDC M3291 support
* Updated AMD PowerNOW! support for newer CPU
   steppings
* Added IOMMU options into the bios settings
* Set Chassis Instrussion to [Enabled] by default

07/25/05
 

GT24B2891_101

TYAN Transport GT24 (B2891)  BIOS V1.01
New features and Fixes :
* This is the first release BIOS

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