e7500 flash

steven james pyro at linuxlabs.com
Fri Nov 1 11:06:01 CET 2002


Which board are you using? The setpci enebles writes in the chipset, but
the 82801ca has erase/write protect pins as well that are usually wired to
a GPIO line from the superio or to a jumper.


On Fri, 1 Nov 2002, Andrew Ip wrote:

> 	I have a e7500 with 82801CA.  Before running the lastest flash_rom, I
> run 'setpci -d 8086:2480 4e.b=1' to enable bios write.  Although flash_rom sees
> the flash, it fails to erase.  Any idea?  Or is there other way to flash it?
> -Andrew

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