80GB PC-Chips A101 V1.4

BIOS update, EIDE card, or overlay software? (FAQ Hard disk recognition)
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januszaj
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Hello,
There is patched BIOS (10/15/97-i430VX-02271997C-00 small block flash) for this motherboard on wimsbios.com, but it's limited to <64GB HDDs. Since I don't have any spare HDD that meets this requirement, the result is that computer can't boot, it just hangs on "SYSTEM CONFIGURATIONS". Also autodetection in BIOS SETUP makes computer unresponsive. :(

Would be great if it's possible to remove this 64GB limit.
Thanks in advance!
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I will see what I can do. Usually if a bios was patched only for 32GB+ not 64GB+ it means it had an issue. However seeing this one is done long ago, maybe before the 64GB limit could be tackled, it might work.
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januszaj
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Thanks, after reading http://www.ryston.cz/petr/bios/ga586hx_mod.html and looking into BIOS file itself, I conclude that fix for >32GB is pretty straightforward (even found the same code in AJZ's patched BIOS), but >64GB is a unbreakable wall for me :(
januszaj
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Sorry for being impatient, but may I ask if there's any progress in this case?
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januszaj wrote:
Wed Jun 10, 2020 8:12 pm
Thanks, after reading http://www.ryston.cz/petr/bios/ga586hx_mod.html paris shuttle airports and looking into BIOS file itself, I conclude that fix for >32GB is pretty straightforward (even found the same code in AJZ's patched BIOS), but >64GB is a unbreakable wall for me :(

Hello, this is really bad luck for you, so there is nothing more to do?
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