On 16.08.2010 18:15, Carl-Daniel Hailfinger wrote:
> Hi Ed,
> I would like to get this issue fixed before the next flashrom release,
> but I didn't see any response from you yet.
> On 23.06.2010 10:30, Carl-Daniel Hailfinger wrote:
>> On 23.06.2010 08:49, Ed Swierk wrote:
>>> If the system has an SMSC LPC47N217N SuperIO, enter_conf_mode_ite()
>>> enters configuration mode, and then exit_conf_mode_ite() kills power to
>>> the serial UART.
>>> I don't know if there is a proper way to detect what kind of SuperIO the
>>> system has, but probe_superio_ite() is unsafe in its current form.
>> In theory, running superiotool should have the same effect as running
>> current flashrom. Can you please check that?
> If running superiotool has no bad side effects, I plan to just copy that
> code over to flashrom and be happy.
Sorry, I didn't get a chance to try out superiotool before I left my
previous employer, and I no longer have access to the board with this
If you have a patch to flashrom that does the same thing as
superiotool, I can ask my former colleagues to give it a try.