Tiger K8W (S2875) 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

06/07/06
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2875_303

TYAN  Tiger K8W (S2875) V3.03
New features and Fixes :
* Patched Silicon Image 3114 RAID driver to resovle Win XP
   64-bit installation issues
* Updated AMD PowerNOW! support
* Implemented AMD's recommendations for DDR400 speed
   settings when large loads were used at once
* Changed deafult PowerNOW! setting to [Diable]
* Fixed an issue where Console Redirect would hang during use
* Updated CPU micro coding

06/23/05
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2875_302

TYAN  Tiger K8W (S2875) V3.02
New features and Fixes :
* Addressed an issue where Ex stepping weren't being detected
   properly and the 1.0GHz HT link speed was not set correctly
* Addressed an issue where the DIMM memory size report
   was not accurate
* Fixed an issue where 4 RaidCore SATA Raid cards would
   hang during the POST at "Checking NVRAM.."
* If using DDR400 DIMM x 4, bios will adjust speed to
   DDR333 per AMD specification
* Fixed a Peepercon's USB KVM hang up issue
* Fixed a Bank Interleaving not functioning properly issue
* Added the AMD erratum 123
* Upgraded Console Redirect Module

06/08/05
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2875_301

TYAN  Tiger K8W (S2875) V3.01
New features and Fixes :
* Implemented the AMD PowerNow! features
* Addressed an issue where Ex stepping weren't being detected
   properly and the 1.0GHz HT link speed was not set correctly
* Addressed an issue where the DIMM memory size report
   was not accurate
* Fixed an issue where 4 RaidCore SATA Raid cards would
   hang during the POST at "Checking NVRAM.."

03/07/05
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2875_300

TYAN  Tiger K8W (S2875) V3.00
New features and Fixes :
* Updated SiL3114 Option ROM to v5.0.48
* Updated CPU and NB modules to support D and EX
   stepping CPU's

01/05/05
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2875_205

TYAN  Tiger K8W (S2875) V2.05
New features and Fixes :
* Added dual floppy support in CMOS setup

11/03/04
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2875_204

TYAN  Tiger K8W (S2875) V2.04
New features and Fixes :
* Added PXE support for i82451GI/EI chips
* Changed ECC Chip Kill default to enabled by default
* Fixed 3ware card failed boot issue when 16 SATA HD's
   were used
* Fixed an issue where PME# could not be disabled following
   a "resume on PME#" change from enabled to disabled
   (or visa versa)
* Added CO + CG mixed CPU support

07/19/04
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2875_202

TYAN  Tiger K8W (S2875) V2.02
New features and Fixes :
* Updated SiL3114 firmware to v5.0.37
* Fixed Cherry Keyboard compatibility issue
* Updated AMI Opteron CPU errata #109 and #110
* Added DRAM clock selectability in the bios
* Allow 4 x DDR400 modules to be set to DDR333 speeds
* Changed Defaultt CPU1-CPU2 HT Frequency to 800MHz

05/12/04
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2875_201

TYAN  Tiger K8W (S2875) V2.01
New features and Fixes :
* Upgrade AMI Core bios to v8.00.010
* Update memory mapping functions
* Updated memory performance/stability & display
* Upgrade SiL3114 Option ROM to v5.0.35
* Corrected CPU temperature values
* Updated DMI Table
* Fixed Console Terminator display
* Updated Console Redirect support
* Added Fan Control Support
* Upgraded Intel 82541 PXE Option ROM to v541GE-Q2.LOM

12/31/03
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2875_103

TYAN  Tiger K8W (S2875) V1.03
New features and Fixes :
* Added DDR400 Support for Opteron 246, 248 CPU's
* Fixed Temperature Monitor to update in Real Time
* Updated Remote Access Support
* Added KBC Clock Rate selection option
* Updated Sil3114 Option Rom to v5.0.27

10/16/03
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2875_102

TYAN  Tiger K8W (S2875) V1.02
New features and Fixes :
* SilImage 3114 Option Rom update to firmware 5.0.20

09/22/03
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2875_101

TYAN  Tiger K8W (S2875) V1.01
New features and Fixes :
* Added support for 82541GI/EI GbE LAN

09/22/03
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2875_100

TYAN  Tiger K8W (S2875) V1.00
This is the first release BIOS.

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