Re: More on the VIA KT133 chipset misbehaving in Linux

Quim K Holland (
Mon, 29 Jan 2001 01:20:15 -0800

>>>>> "DG" == Dylan Griffiths <> writes:

DG> The VIA KT133 chipset exhibits the following bugs under Linux
DG> 2.2.17 and 2.4.0:
DG> 1) PS/2 mouse cursor randomly jumps to upper right hand corner
DG> of screen and locks for a bit
DG> 2) Detects a maximum of 64mb of ram, unless worked around by the
DG> "mem=" switch
DG> 3) The clock drifts slowly (more so under heavy load than light
DG> load), leaking time.

I am not a guru, but AOpen AK73PRO which uses VIA KT133 does not
show any of these symptoms that you describe (I cannot be sure
about #3 since I run ntp). You may want to make your hardware
description a bit more specific to help gurus to help you...

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