[LinuxBIOS] IOSS Product Order / RD1-PMC4 for which board ?

Peter Stuge stuge-linuxbios at cdy.org
Wed Apr 4 00:54:44 CEST 2007

On Tue, Apr 03, 2007 at 06:30:01PM -0400, Ward Vandewege wrote:
> > That's bad. :( You flashed it on another board, verified OK but
> > doesn't boot? Ouch.
> Well, basically the m57sli refuses to see the chip built into the
> bios savior.  I just flashed an image into another rom chip, and
> use that to boot LB (keeping my backup original rom chip). I can't
> boot the m57sli from the pm49fl004 chip in the biossavior, nor can
> flashrom see it when the switch is set to RD1 instead of ORG.

My point was that since we haven't yet enabled flash writes on the
board there is no way to program the BIOS savior PMC chip on the
m57sli itself. It would need to be programmed on another board.

Or do you mean that flashrom does work on the m57sli but only with
non-PMC flash chips?


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