[LinuxBIOS] RFC Winflashrom Architecture -- Current device driver (testbed)
darmawan.salihun at gmail.com
Mon Jun 25 18:02:50 CEST 2007
Is it acceptable to do direct port I/O through driver for I/O port
accesses (other than
the PCI bus accesses). I still couldn't figure out the solution for this
kind of problem.
It will require fair amount of changes to the current flashrom code base
for that :-(.
Stefan Reinauer wrote:
> * Darmawan Salihun <darmawan.salihun at gmail.com> [070624 11:42]:
>> Anyway, what is the zlib library used for?
> compression of pci.ids for libpci.
>> Is the binary from LinuxBIOS build (presumably the payload) compressed
>> using some functions in zlib?
> No, flashrom does not do any of that "intelligent" stuff. It just writes
> whatever image it gets.
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