Tomcat K8S (S2850) 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

10/28/05
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2850_112

TYAN  Tomcat K8S (S2850) V1.12
New features and Fixes :
* Fixed an issue where the FDD isn't usable inside of Windows
* Fixed an issue where the CMOS does not load default
   values after clearing

08/16/05
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2850_110

TYAN  Tomcat K8S (S2850) V1.10
New features and Fixes :
* Fixed an issue where temperatures were not displaying
   correctly
* Added M2043x Riser card support
* Updated SIL3114 firmware to v5.0.49

03/30/05
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2850_109

TYAN  Tomcat K8S (S2850) V1.09
New features and Fixes :
* Added AMD D0 and Ex CPU stepping support
* Added PXE endless loop function and setup item to fix
   a int19 issue
* Added AMD PowerNOW support
* Updated SiL3114 Option ROM to v5.0.48

09/14/04
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2850_108

TYAN  Tomcat K8S (S2850) V1.08
New features and Fixes :
* Added Opteron CPU CG stepping support
* Added Opteron 150 CPU support

06/24/04
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2850_107

TYAN  Tomcat K8S (S2850) V1.07
New features and Fixes :
* Fixed boot without keyboard issue
* Updated Silicon Image 3114 firmware to v5.0.31

11/24/03
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2850_105

TYAN  Tomcat K8S (S2850) V1.05
New features and Fixes :
* Added DDR 400 support
* Added Highpoint 370 RAID support
* Added 9600bps for console redirection
* Updated Option Rom for Si3114

11/06/03
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2850_104

TYAN  Tomcat K8S (S2850) V1.04
New features and Fixes :
* Updated Option Rom for SI3114 chip
* Fixed Console Redirect Issue
* Fixed USB WOL issue
* Fixed RTC Wake up state issue
* Updated ACPI 2.0 support

08/20/03
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2850_103

TYAN  Tomcat K8S (S2850) V1.03
New features and Fixes :
* Add new clock chip support
* Updated Sil 3114 Oprom

08/20/03
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2850_101

TYAN  Tomcat K8S (S2850) V1.01
New features and Fixes :
* Add Sil 3114 4-way Raid Support
* Enable/Disable option added for Raid
* Updated Raid Option Rom

07/21/03
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2850_100

TYAN  Tomcat K8S (S2850) V1.00
This is the first release BIOS.

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