This is probably better reported to, as futility is maintained there.

On Mon, Apr 24, 2023 at 3:16 AM Fritz Koenig <> wrote:

I ran into the following error message:

# futility gbb --set --flash --flags=0x39
INFO: write_system_firmware: flashrom -w <IMAGE> -p host -i GBB
FAILED at 0x003f5000! Expected=0xff, Found=0x24, failed byte count
from 0x003f5000-0x003f5fff: 0xffd
Uh oh. Erase/write failed.
Your flash chip is in an unknown state.
Please report this to the mailing list at or
on IRC (see for details), thanks!

Is that enough information?  Is there something else that I can share?
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