[LinuxBIOS] about programming BIOS Savior
Ning (Michael) Qu
quning at gmail.com
Wed Apr 25 18:59:10 CEST 2007
Thanks very much! I works now! I found that the function has not been
called before I did some modifications:
1 add a option to the flashrom command line, such as:
2 I comment the pci device search in the board_match_linuxbios_name
function because it seems that I can't find the pci device which we
add into the board_pciid_enables table. Perhaps I should modify the
table finally. But for tests, I just comment the pci device search and
it works now!
Thank you very much again for your help!
On 4/25/07, Mondrian Nuessle <nuessle at uni-mannheim.de> wrote:
> This is really strange. We are using the same setup, a biossavior with
> Pm49FL004 part, and it works just fine... hmhm
> Ning (Michael) Qu wrote:
> > Hi, Mondrian,
> > Unfortunately, after patching flashrom, the results remain the same as
> > before. Only the page 7 is programmed. I guess I should first check
> > the WP pin of Savior, and then perhaps I need this patch to program
> > it. Thanks for your help!
> > Best,
> > Ning
> > On 4/25/07, Mondrian Nuessle <nuessle at uni-mannheim.de> wrote:
> >> Hi!
> >> You need to enable writing to the flash. In case of the Iwill board,
> >> some SuperIO GPIOs need to be properly set.
> >> I sent an email to the list with a patch attached, which configures
> >> flashrom to handle the iwill dk8_htx correctly.
> >> Regards,
> >> Mondrian
> >> --
> >> Mondrian Nuessle University of Mannheim
> >> Phone: +49 621 181 2717 Computer Architecture Group
> >> Fax: +49 621 181 2713 http://ra.ti.uni-mannheim.de
> >> mailto:nuessle at uni-mannheim.de
> Mondrian Nuessle University of Mannheim
> Phone: +49 621 181 2717 Computer Architecture Group
> Fax: +49 621 181 2713 http://ra.ti.uni-mannheim.de
> mailto:nuessle at uni-mannheim.de
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