Today I updated the BIOS of my EliteGroup ECS GF8200A motherboard.
The vendor tool did not work on FreeDOS for me, and I don't have
Windows, so I had to try updating it from Linux.
This motherboard was not officially supported by flashrom, and the -V
output is attached.
Then I tried updating the ROM, running:
(but, before that, I did a backup of the old firmware)
However, at the verification stage, it failed. The error message is
also attached. (sorry, but I didn't run it with -V)
Following help from carldani and twice11, I tried flashing again the
new firmware. This time it worked and gave me no errors. The output is
I know there is very little information in the attached files, but I
still hope they can be helpful for the project.
Thank you, carldani and twice11 for helping me on IRC, and thank you
for this project!
Denilson Figueiredo de Sá
Rio de Janeiro - Brasil