[LinuxBIOS] [PATCH] Remove Bitworks IMS

Uwe Hermann uwe at hermann-uwe.de
Thu Nov 29 02:34:18 CET 2007

On Wed, Nov 28, 2007 at 01:39:33PM +0300, Al Boldi wrote:
> I may be able to help out here.  I have a GigaByte i440bx board with a  

Which board exactly? The GIGABYTE GA-6BXC is currently supported.

> dual-bios. There are two physical non-socketed chips, but the fallback logic 
> is software conntrolled.
> Is it safe to flash it and still fallback to the original vendor bios?

Probably not, or it's risky at least. The chips being non-socketed is
always a problem because you cannot revert back to the original BIOS
(unless you have some soldering skills).

I'm relatively sure the dual-bios solution will not work in this case, as
it's software-controlled (but other may have more information).

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