[coreboot] flashrom on Eee PC
conathan at gmail.com
Mon Apr 28 13:57:36 CEST 2008
On Mon, Apr 28, 2008 at 2:10 AM, Peter Stuge <peter at stuge.se> wrote:
> Hi Nathan,
> On Sun, Apr 27, 2008 at 09:56:21PM -0600, Nathan Coulson wrote:
> > I just wanted to report my tests with flashrom.
> Thank you for the report!
> (Just a small request that you please keep in mind to start a new
> thread the next time you post on a new topic. Ie. post a brand new
> message to the list rather than replying. That way, it is easier to
> follow the discussion within your new thread. Thanks in advance! :)
> > Running on a EeePC 701 4G.
> > Calibrating delay loop... OK.
> > No coreboot table found.
> > Found chipset "Intel ICH6-M", enabling flash write... OK.
> > No EEPROM/flash device found.
> > (Not my site, but it has the specs on the EeePC)
> > http://beta.ivancover.com/wiki/index.php/Eee_PC_Research
> > ICH6-M southbridge, and one user reported having a WinBond W25x40
> That wiki page mentions it has a Intel 915 chipset, I would have
> guessed that it's an ICH-8M rather than 6, but never mind. It's an
> SPI flash chip and flashrom does not have completely generic SPI
> support yet, so I am not surprised that flashrom does not work on
> the machine yet.
> Sorry about these bad news. :\
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no problem (and sorry for hijacking the thread).
Nathan Coulson (conathan)
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