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|7th June 2006, 11:32||#1|
p4gpl-x + dothan 740 problems
Hi all ,
I've bought myself a sparkling new asus p4gpl-x + ct479 conv + dothan 750m and 2gb of ocz 3200 memory,
I have been struggling now an entire day to get it to boot above 100 fsb (while the dothan is 133), but nothing helps ,
100 fsb seems to be rockstable, anything above 100 seems crap,
even booting at 200 (for pci lock) doesnt help,
clockgen + eist with lowering mp to 6 and upping fsb to 200 results in immediate freeze,
i have changed my pci freq in bios to 33.33, ddr volt to 2.9, ratio to 5/4 (but memory goes good in other pc), pci-e freq to 90, cpu voltage to 1.7 in bios (1.45effective) but nothing seems to help,
i have also flashed 3 other bioses (last one now is official latest one)
anybody has a clue to help me out here?
|7th June 2006, 11:35||#2|
Join Date: Mar 2003
Those dothans are strange animals indeed .
- Did you change the jumper on the convertor?
- Try booting @ 201 FSB.
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|7th June 2006, 11:59||#3|
jumper is still at 100fsb, changing it to 133 doesnt help a thing,
201 fsb is not doable for the dothan at 1.45v,
i think it has to do with pci-locks, but i dont understand 133 isnt even doable,
also i have the another p4gpl also with a 730 and that one has the same problem also with other mem/psu/graphic card ...
|7th June 2006, 19:32||#6|
Join Date: Jun 2002
Very strange problem.
Both his dothans are C0. His 740 is the same as mine, and I can run perfectly 133fsb. Jumpers at 100 / 133 or not at all, no problem.
|8th June 2006, 00:09||#8|
Join Date: Jun 2002
Mainboards work perfect.
Convertors work perfect.
With my cpu.
His two cpu's on my mainboard, same shitthy thing. This sux, as those chips came out a batch of 20 en most of them will be ****ed....
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