Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

Intel "IGEN6" Driver Comes To Linux 5.11 For In-Band ECC (IBECC)

Collapse
X
 
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Intel "IGEN6" Driver Comes To Linux 5.11 For In-Band ECC (IBECC)

    Phoronix: Intel "IGEN6" Driver Comes To Linux 5.11 For In-Band ECC (IBECC)

    Initially found with "Elkhart Lake" SoCs and likely to be found on further future Intel client SoCs is the integrated memory controller supporting in-band ECC (IBECC). Coming with Linux 5.11 is the "IGEN6" EDAC driver for handling this error detection and correction on Intel SoCs sporting IBECC...

    http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?pag...6-IBECC-Driver

  • #2
    Hm,, this Elkhart Lake stuff sounds interesting! I wonder if it can be used as some kind of low power home server, or Raspberry Pi equivalent.

    Comment


    • #3
      Originally posted by sandy8925 View Post
      Hm,, this Elkhart Lake stuff sounds interesting! I wonder if it can be used as some kind of low power home server, or Raspberry Pi equivalent.
      Here's a list of some Elkhart Lake models:

      https://ark.intel.com/content/www/us...hart-lake.html


      If it's anything like Gemini Lake, then you can anticipate some higher-priced SBCs to feature it, as well as a few mini-ITX boards and chromebooks. The ODROID H2+ is one of the better ones, IMO:

      https://www.hardkernel.com/shop/odroid-h2plus/


      And here's a mini-ITX motherboard with a Gemini Lake (Refresh) SoC:

      https://www.asrock.com/mb/Intel/J5040-ITX/index.asp
      Last edited by coder; 18 December 2020, 10:18 PM.

      Comment

      Working...
      X