[coreboot] Wyse S10 Information

Joseph Smith joe at settoplinux.org
Thu May 27 17:28:14 CEST 2010

On Thu, 27 May 2010 17:17:40 +0200, Oliver Schinagl <oliver at schinagl.nl>
> On 05/27/10 16:54, Joseph Smith wrote:
>> On Thu, 27 May 2010 16:44:44 +0200, Oliver Schinagl <oliver at schinagl.nl>
>> wrote:
>>> On 05/27/10 16:06, Stefan Reinauer wrote:
>>>> On 5/26/10 6:34 PM, Oliver Schinagl wrote:
>>>>> Strings was interesting enough. I changed the IP, something that
>>>>> seem like a password and hostnames; just in case. So to me a big
>> portion
>>>>> of the ICA information is still located in the flashrom; e.g. WyseOS
>>>>> definitely resides in the bios area somewhere; I suppose it's an
>>>>> option.rom or whatever for them?
>>>>> 1.0.4
>>>>> unknown compression method
>>>>> invalid window size
>>>> Please do not sent excerpts of closed licensed material to this
>>>> list.
>>> Wouldn't strings somefile.rom be fair use? With the limited output it
>>> generates anyway; It is a thin line I suppose, I'll agree with that, I
>>> didn't realize giving some general information about the system crossed
>>> that line ... more specifically what information would be ok to help
>>> identify and what info would be crossing it. What about a wiki page,
>>> would it be allowed to live on there?
>> Sorry no. We have to be careful about that kind of stuff.
>> It is not really that important anyways.....
>> What would be neat to see is the serialice output :-)
> If you could instruct me how to obtain this; I can try :) I have no clue
> about what you are speaking, and have still to verify if my age old
> nullmodem cable still works.
> (and a spot where to put it without getting into (too much) trouble)

SerialICE does not give away vendor BIOS information. It is layer between
BIOS and hardware that traps (to serial console output) all r/w accesses
and the order they are executed.

Joseph Smith

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