[LinuxBIOS] M57SLI Rev2.0 SPI - how to add the second bios chip (incl. pictures)
ward at gnu.org
Thu Oct 18 17:05:30 CEST 2007
On Thu, Oct 18, 2007 at 04:59:36PM +0200, Harald Gutmann wrote:
> Am Donnerstag, 18. Oktober 2007 01:10:03 schrieb Peter Stuge:
> > On Wed, Oct 17, 2007 at 08:47:41PM +0100, Chris Lingard wrote:
> > > > I'll get in touch with the distributors here. Will get back when
> > > > I know more.
> > >
> > > I have been trying to get my M57SLI Rev2.0 SPI running LinuxBios
> > > for a while, but could not get the chip
> > Sorry, no news from me yet, I hardly have time to check my email this
> > week.
> > > I have been offered a batch of SST25LF040A brand new unprogrammed
> > > for US $3 each. If this a good price and a way to go?
> > Fairly good price, depending on how many a batch is? 30-or so pieces
> > could go for $3, but you probably want to look for 25LF080A instead
> > then to get more room. Maybe there's a 16Mbit version too.
> the chips go up to 32mbit with 50mhz to 75/85mhz and 8 pins, but i wasn't able
> to find them in europe until now. 64mbit are only available with 16 pins.
> farnell has an sst chip with right pin position, speed (50mhz) and 16mb in its
> store. which cost's about 3€.
What type number is that?
Ward Vandewege <ward at fsf.org>
Free Software Foundation - Senior System Administrator
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