[LinuxBIOS] LinuxBIOS on a SIS 650 / SIS 691 laptop?

ollie ollie at lanl.gov
Tue Sep 5 19:33:42 CEST 2006

On Sun, 2006-09-03 at 13:02 +0200, Stefan Reinauer wrote:
> * Uwe Hermann <uwe at hermann-uwe.de> [060903 02:03]:
> > The Super IO (PC87393) shouldn't be a problem (yes, the laptop has a
> > serial port, fortunately). Using flashrom doesn't work as there's no
> > support for the SIS 650/691. I tried using the SIS 630/950 code,
> > but that fails...
> > 
> > Does anybody have datasheets for these parts?
> If so they would not be allowed to pass it to you unless they hire you.
> But you could try to get them yourself. Maybe Ollie Lho can help you? He
> worked for SIS in his earlier life.

They definitely won't release their docs without lot of hassles. I 
don't even know if they are still interested in anything related to
Linux. You can still try anyway.


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