[coreboot] [patch] flashrom: resending my patch about SPI/LPC conflicts

Ward Vandewege ward at gnu.org
Fri Feb 20 16:09:24 CET 2009

Hi Joe,

Thanks for this patch. It fixes flashrom on the asus m2a-vm - without it
flashrom just hangs indefinitely.


On Mon, Feb 02, 2009 at 12:12:17PM +0800, Bao, Zheng wrote:
> Signed-off-by: Zheng Bao <zheng.bao at amd.com>
> This patch is about flashrom running on dbm690t. It was sent several
> months ago and hasn't got any response yet. Now it deals with 3
> problems.
> 1. Fix the bug that the flashrom would hang if there is not SPI chip. A
> timeout detection was added.
> 2. We only access LPC ROM if we boot via LPC ROM. And only SPI ROM if we
> boot via SPI ROM. Doing crossly is not allowed. Anybody has better idea?
> 3. When we read/write SPI, we use memory read/write instead of sending
> SPI command.
> Joe
> !DSPAM:498672cf103771030414324!

> --
> coreboot mailing list: coreboot at coreboot.org
> http://www.coreboot.org/mailman/listinfo/coreboot
> !DSPAM:498672cf103771030414324!

Ward Vandewege <ward at fsf.org>
Free Software Foundation - Senior Systems Administrator

More information about the coreboot mailing list