[LinuxBIOS] PhyWrite [SPI flash-chips] PCI ROM

Quux pawn2be.wild at yahoo.de
Tue Mar 20 20:37:47 CET 2007

does the $150 xilinx board come with full software to do that ?
the altera has "free" soft going with it - and is a pci card.    
greetinx --Q

Bari Ari schrieb:
> Stefan Reinauer wrote:
>> * Bari Ari <bari at onelabs.com> [070320 18:33]:
>>> Why don't we just make some adapters and use these to replace the BIOS 
>>> Savers? These could be used to not only program LPC and SPI in circuit 
>>> but also act as a Flash BIOS emulator using the DDR. Is $150 too 
>>> expensive for anyone seriously interested in LinuxBIOS development?
>> Not at all. The problem is if I start making the schematics, i will
>> spend a lot more than 150$ before it works ;-), not counting the time.
> Well, if I design the hardware adapters and have them available for 
> cheap +$150 forth Xilinx board, will anyone else step up on the software 
> side?
> -Bari

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