[LinuxBIOS] LinuxBIOS Solaris Dev

Stefan Reinauer stefan.reinauer at coresystems.de
Thu Feb 1 02:41:14 CET 2007

Kaufman, Adam wrote:
> Well, I had to do a bit of messing around, but I got both pciutils and
> flashrom to compile on my Solaris 10 box. My biggest concern was the
> /dev/mem wouldn't allow the same access we get on linux...  here's what
> I get:
> bash-3.00# ./flashrom
> Calibrating delay loop... ok
> Can not mmap /dev/mem at 00000000 errno(6):No such device or address
> Ideas?

It looks /dev/mem only contains ram on solaris, not the complete address

There's a workaround, try using /dev/xsvc instead. It is part of X (or
XFree?) as it seems.


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