[LinuxBIOS] mcp55 flashrom problem

Ed Swierk eswierk at arastra.com
Thu Mar 1 06:11:21 CET 2007

On 2/28/07, Ward Vandewege <ward at gnu.org> wrote:
> It looks like flashrom is not disabling shadow properly. This is probably
> related to my patch of earlier today that added a new pci id for this
> particular board's MCP55 (0x0360). Flashrom only knew about 0x0364 and 0x0367
> for the MCP55.
> I also saw a patch from Ed Swierk a couple of weeks ago, which added a whole
> bunch of PCI ids for the MCP55 (among which the 0x0360), but was never
> applied to the tree.
> Can someone who knows the MCP55 have a look at the enable_flash_mcp55
> function in flash_enable.c and figure out what's wrong?
> Yinghai, can you tell us which board(s) you've tested the enable_flash_mcp55
> function on?

That's odd. flashrom works fine on my DFI LANParty board, with the
patch I submitted that adds PCI ID 0x360. Maybe shadowing is enabled
only on certain vendors' BIOSes.


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