[coreboot] [PATCH] flashrom: VIA VX800 support

Peter Stuge peter at stuge.se
Wed Jun 17 18:42:33 CEST 2009

Uwe Hermann wrote:
> > # ./flashrom -E
> > flashrom v0.9.0-r589
> > Erasing flash chip... SUCCESS.
> Just to be really sure exerything works ok...
> Please do './flashrom -r empty.dd' and them 'hexdump -C empty.dd',
> which should return only 0xff bytes.

No need, flashrom verifies erase properly since r359 of 2008-12-05.

> And here, please try to write an image consisting of random bytes

Or zeroes, but that mostly tests the flash cells, not the writing
algorithm. I think any verified write after a successful erase is
random enough.

#103 and #106 are also relevant here.


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