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9aad2517 1DragonFly BSD runs on recent PCs supporting the i386 or amd64 (x86_64) microarchitectures.
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ae3fcd9f 3This page only references a small part of the hardware which can potentially run with DragonFly; if a piece of hardware is not in this list this only means nobody has tested it or reported its working state.
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00f55057 5## Computers
6
7Aleutia T2
8
9* 1.8 GHz Intel Atom 64-bit 2-core 2-hyperthread CPU, 4 GB RAM.
10* Display (including X), sound (snd_hda), USB (tested by installing from thumb drive), hard drive, network, and PS/2 mouse and keyboard all work.
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9aad2517 12## System Boards and chipsets
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d1f553a8 14Most desktop and server class mainboards using Intel or AMD chipsets are supported; the devices listed in this section are known to run really well with DragonFly BSD.
9b00f7ea 15
16### Desktop boards
17
9f34e776 18* Gigabyte UD2H / UD3H series (Such as);
19** Gigabyte 880GM-UD2H works extremely well, less software RAID AHCI controller, which is not a real RAID controller.
4b1c5334 20* Asrock H77 boards. Everything but Intel HD Graphics is supported
9b00f7ea 21
22### Server boards
23
24Atom boards
25
26* Supermicro X7SPA-H
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28Xeon boards
29
4b1c5334 30* Supermicro X8 series
31* Dell r410
202f759d 32* Supermicro X9 series
9b00f7ea 33
34Opteron boards
35
36* Supermicro H8SGL and H8SGL-i boards
37* Supermicro H8QG6, H8QG6-F and H8QG6+-F boards. As of 2011-04-15, there is no working driver for the included SAS adapter
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9aad2517 39## Storage
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10a505aa 41### SATA controllers
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a695acb2 43* Intel ICH7 and more recent chipsets
8ebe7fbb 44* AMD 700-series chipsets
10a505aa 45* Silicon Image 3124/3132 chipsets
46
e575d2b4 47### SATA RAID controllers
48
43e8c816 49Devices supported by the arcmsr(4) driver
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51* Areca ARC-1200
52* Areca ARC-1210
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e575d2b4 54Devices supported by the twa(4) driver
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56* 3Ware 9650SE series
57
10a505aa 58### SAS RAID controllers
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85a02dfd 60These controllers are able to use both SAS and SATA hard-drives.
59dece87 61
43e8c816 62Devices supported by the arcmsr(4) driver
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64* Areca ARC-1222
65* Areca ARC-1680-ix
e331daef 66* Areca ARC-1880 series
67* Areca ARC-1882 series
43e8c816 68
59dece87 69Devices supported by the mfi(4) driver
01f4592d 70
59dece87 71* LSI MegaRAID SAS 8408E
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202f759d 73Devices supported by the mps(4) driver
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75* LSI Logic SAS2008-based controllers such as Asus PIKE 2008
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e575d2b4 77Devices supported by the twa(4) driver
78
79* 3Ware 9690SA-4i
80
59dece87 81Devices supported by the tws(4) driver
01f4592d 82
59dece87 83* 3Ware 9750-4i
84
9aad2517 85## Networking
86
59dece87 87### Gigabit ethernet adapters
01f4592d 88
13240e1c 89Devices supported by the em(4) driver:
7727ab25 90
91* Intel 82540, 82541ER, 82541PI, 82542, 82543, 82544, 82545, 82546,
9282546EB, 82546GB, 82547
93* Intel 82571, 81572, 82573, and 82574
94
13240e1c 95The igb(4) driver provides support for PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet adapters
96based on the Intel 82575 and 82576 Ethernet controller chips.
7727ab25 97
13240e1c 98The re(4) driver supports Realtek RTL8169, RTL8169S, RTL8110S, RTL8168S, RTL8111S and RTL8101E ethernet chipsets
59dece87 99
dada151d 100### 10 Gigabit ethernet adapters
101
102The mxge(4) driver supports 10 Gigabit Ethernet adapters based on the Myricom LANai Z8E chips
103
104The ixgbe(4) driver supports the Intel PRO/10GbE adapters based on the 82598 and 82599 chip families
105
c7fb9615 106## Broken hardware
107
9b00f7ea 108The products listed in this section are known to have some serious problems or not work at all with DragonFly BSD.
c7fb9615 109
b6f85b6d 110* Asus M2N4-SLI: USB is not working on this model
1fa2090a 111
9207d9f0 112* HP Pavilion dv7 laptops: as of 2012-07 it is impossible to run DragonFly on them due to broken ACPI interrupt routing in their firmware.