[coreboot] flashrom: Can't mmap memory

Peter Stuge peter at stuge.se
Sun Feb 8 19:03:02 CET 2009

ron minnich wrote:
> I doubt the flash chips themselves know or care.

They do. Look at how any LPC/FWH chip does block erase. Which block
to erase depends on the address relative start of chip that is used
in the block erase command.

> I am not sure why we have that test for flashbase anyway. What's it
> matter? Why do we use the old value for the next value?

It's a bug. I'll fix it but need to go off for a bit first.


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