Re: VIA VT8237A Southbridge Advice
Grok Mogger wrote:
I'm looking into building a new machine. As for the motherboard, I'm
interested in an ASUS 'A8V-VM SE'. Unfortunately, in Googling I've seen
people complain about problems with the board's southbridge. It's a
Unless there is first hand info on the use of this mobo, I focus on the
customer reviews for it.
I found no linux users but lots of M$ users that did not like the board
for the reason you mention, that VIA chip.
I have an Epox EP-8VTAI with a via chip southbridge and I would not get
it again. Too many problems.
Instead what I would do is focus on a board that recommends linux
installation from its reviewers.