EPIA flash questions
rminnich at lanl.gov
Thu Aug 26 16:34:06 CEST 2004
On Thu, 26 Aug 2004, Joshua Wise wrote:
> On board is a PLCC form factor 39SF020A. Mouser also carries the
> 39SF040A, which is a 512k ROM. The pinouts seem to be the same, but I'm
> not sure whether the extra address lines are carried out anywhere. Does
> anyone know whether the EPIA will be able to use the extra 256k?
I think it will, I've used that I'm pretty sure.
> Also, I was not planning on getting a BIOS savior. Does anyone have
> experience with hotswapping flashes on the EPIA? Will bad things happen
> if I do? Do I need to make myself an external board with chip select
> lines, or can I just hotswap?
hot swap has always worked fine for me.
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