Freebsd Alpha not displaying the processor

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belfast
2005-03-14
2012-12-12
  • belfast
    belfast
    2005-03-14

    I have an alpha based COMPAQ Professional Workstation XP1000.i had debian installed on it a few days ago & it corectly displayed CPU: EV6 Alpha 500MHz (or something similar). when i installed freebsd i get this output from sysinfo

    Hardware InformationProcessors 1
    Model COMPAQ Professional Workstation XP1000

    software details:
    Kernel Version FreeBSD 5.3-RELEASE #0 Fri Nov 5 11:30
    phpSysInfo-2.3
    PHP 4.3.10 (cli) (built: Mar 13 2005 21:35:50)
    apache13

    dmesg output is
    COMPAQ Professional Workstation XP1000, 500MHz
    8192 byte page size, 1 processor.
    CPU: EV6 (21264) major=8 minor=3 extensions=0x303<BWX,FIX,MVI,PRECISE>
    OSF PAL rev: 0x1001600020153
    real memory  = 1071562752 (1021 MB)
    avail memory = 1040359424 (992 MB)
    tsunami0: <21271 Core Logic chipset>

    cheers