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

Stefan Reinauer stepan at coresystems.de
Wed Mar 21 14:49:38 CET 2007

* Bari Ari <bari at onelabs.com> [070321 14:24]:
> Quux wrote:
> > the xilinx looks nicer than the altera except the latter pas pci and 
> > also some example designs as pci expansion cards come with it. on the 
> > little patch area there may be just enough space for some small-outline 
> > memory like RAM, connector to plcc socket or such.   --Q
> What advantage to you see with PCI over USB and Ethernet?
> PCI is disappearing from desktop/server mainboards and was never on 
> laptops except in the form of miniPCI.
> USB and Ethernet is available on almost all desktop/server mainboards 
> and laptops.

Yes, it should definitely be USB or Ethernet driven. PCI would mean I
have to get another box to use it.

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