Tempest i5000PX (S5380) 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

11/28/06

5380_103

TYAN TEMPEST  i5000PX (S5380)  BIOS V1.03
New features and Fixes :
* Add item for set delay time before option ROM scan in Main \
   Boot Features under POST Delay Time
* Updated the MRC to v1.2
* Added the option "Halt on Errors:" Setup Item

11/01/06

5380_102

TYAN TEMPEST  i5000PX (S5380)  BIOS V1.02
New features and Fixes :
* Added support for IPMI Boot
* Corrected memory speed display during POST
* Updated CPU micro code
* Updated ACHI Option ROM to v1.08

08/11/06

5380_101

TYAN TEMPEST  i5000PX (S5380)  BIOS V1.01
New features and Fixes :
* Added Processor Power Management option
* Added Keyboard error report select item
* Fixed an issue where some CD-ROM'w couldn't be detect
   properly
* Fixed a memory speed issue
* Fixed an issue where the memory speed was not detected
   properly during POST
* Updated CPU mico coding
* Fixed an issue where RedHat 4 couldn'tbe installed if PPM
   is set to [Enabled} or HT was set to [Disabled]
* Updated Intel ACHI Option ROM to v102
* Updated Intel MRC to v111 R2

06/21/06

5380_100

TYAN TEMPEST  i5000PX (S5380)  BIOS V1.00
New features and Fixes :
This is the first release BIOS.

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