Originally Posted by Whiskers
It looks like the V2 CPU's are only supported from BIOS release 5103 onwards. From what I can see it looks like there is no way to update the BIOS without being able to boot the system. It looks like you'll have to get hold of a V1 CPU to use to update the BIOS.
OMG how on earth I'm going to get V1 xeons.. i going to shoot myself.
how on earth Tom used the 2697v2 on the same motherboard without having the same problem?..
How can i find out what bios version it is running?