[coreboot] GSoC 2010

Darmawan Salihun darmawan.salihun at gmail.com
Sat Mar 6 22:07:50 CET 2010

On 3/6/10, Carl-Daniel Hailfinger <c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net> wrote:
> On 06.03.2010 10:03, Jason Wang wrote:
>> On Sat, Mar 6, 2010 at 4:29 PM, Darmawan Salihun wrote:
>>> Flashrom used to have Windows port that I worked on back in 2007
>>> (Winflashrom). I'm willing to help if any student want to port to
>>> Windows 7. I'm not a student anymore ;-)
>> i am thinking who about making flashrom can be used under windows?
> I think Stefan Reinauer already ported flashrom to Windows 7, AFAIK
> somewhat based on the original Windows port. Look here:
> http://www.coreboot.org/pipermail/flashrom/2009-August/000239.html .
> Darmawan, it would be cool if you could look at this as well. flashrom
> now has a lot better abstraction than back when you did the original
> Windows port, and merging Stefan's patch should be possible. It's been a
> while, but I think DirectIO for Windows hasn't been released yet.

OK. Looking into it now ;-).
I'm not well versed with Windows 7 driver model yet.
I'm gonna need to working on it nonetheless, for my book.
I'll let you guys know.

>> does coreboot and flashrom will join gsoc 2010 as an union or else?
> Yes, coreboot and flashrom will have one joint project for GSoC 2010.
> Regards,
> Carl-Daniel
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