On Wed, 4 Dec 2002, Stefan Reinauer wrote:
Some machines, like my Thinkpad A21p, reboot
immediately on probing, if
the right GPIO is not set. Pretty ugly.
yes, this is an iterative process with many landmines.
get the flash burner for this board, run under a
simulator of some sort,
and watch the IOs. Or put a PCI bus analyzer on the machine, run the flash
program, and watch the IOs. It's not going to be fun.
ouch! sounds like this gets nasty quickly.
actually the PCI analyzer is the easiest, it allowed us to figure out
L440GX flash and ASUS SMBUS issues in about 15 minutes.