Broadcom HT1000/HT2000 or HT1100 support in IBM PowerPC 970MP/Fx

Benjamin Herrenschmidt benh at
Tue Aug 28 00:33:22 EST 2007

On Mon, 2007-08-27 at 19:36 +0530, Ashok Hegde wrote:
> Hi All,
> Is any of these broadcom HT1000/HT2000/HT1100 chipsets supported with
> IBM 970MP/FX?
> Could please anyone provide me the Linux kernel link for product with
> this combination (IBM 970MP/FX + HT1000/HT2000/HT1100)?

You can't plug one of these directly onto a 970, you need a northbridge
first, such as IBM CPC945 :-) But then, yes, those work fine behind that
bridge. Apple and IBM both used these on 970 + CPC945/U4 based products.


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