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Sun Dec 9 17:34:17 CET 2012

> How do the bytes change every time in 5 boots? Are
> bytes just increasing?
> > So.... are flashrom and Q-flash doing the right thing (disabling shadowing),
> > and if so, what's causing those 3 bytes to be different each time?
> Yes, shadow handling seems to work fine. The BIOS has _some_ reason to
> change it's config (which is far bigger than the 256 bytes of nvram
> nowadays, --> ESCD/DMI)
> Have you changed the configuration of the machine? (Enable/Disable
> Floppy, ...?)

I have not changed anything after enabling the floppy - and 3 bytes change
every boot, indeed.

> Can you please observe the changes over several consequtive reboots (5
> or so)

I will do that Monday or Tuesday, and report back.


Ward Vandewege <ward at>
Free Software Foundation - Senior System Administrator

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