[coreboot] brainstorm: new LPC dongle from Artec Group

Marc Jones Marc.Jones at amd.com
Fri Aug 8 17:53:00 CEST 2008

Stefan Reinauer wrote:
> Marc Jones wrote:
>> Stefan Reinauer wrote:
>>> Dear Martin-Éric,
>>> * 0x3f8 serial port logging support on lpc. (Sorry, I never looked 
>>> into this)
>> Good idea.
>> Power and reset headers are handy for remote development. Maybe the 
>> GPIO header could be used for that on the current model?
> Yes, I believe it could be done. The bigger task though is getting the 
> "reset LPC part after flash update" part right. The VHDL code locks the 
> LPC side of the dongle during flash update, so no interference can 
> happen. But it stays that way after the update. There might be reasons 
> for that, I am not sure.

Ah, I see. That would be a problem. Power and reset would be good for 
the automated testbed.

I can't find the twiki page for the automated testbed. Can you put a 
link on the mainpage or the qa page?


Marc Jones
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