Thursday, February 15, 2007

Install CentOS 4.4 on ASUS P5B Deluxe

CentOS 4.4 has been istalled on the box as a second operating system
utilizing SATA DVD RW connected to Intel's ICH8R SouthBridge
(SATA,RAID) port. Both Intel ICH8R and Jmicron JMB363 controllers
have been turned into AHCI mode before first OS (Windows 2003) install.
Driver for Marvell Youkon Gigabit Ethernet Adapter has been downloaded from:-

Following symlink was created to compile skge driver:-

Kernel config appears to be OK to load sky98lin module at next reboot , kernel recompilation was not needed:-

Detailed hardware detection of chipsets on P5B Deluxe MB may be viewed on screenshots:-

Network adapter view after SKGE driver install:-

Telnet connection screen from remote host:-

Sound card detection:-