[flashrom] [PATCH] MSI MS-6787 board enable - Instructions; board info

Uwe Hermann uwe at hermann-uwe.de
Wed Sep 8 23:43:53 CEST 2010

On Tue, Sep 07, 2010 at 08:16:28PM +0200, Uwe Hermann wrote:
> Hi,
> On Mon, Aug 16, 2010 at 03:14:20PM +0200, Michael Karcher wrote:
> > Am Montag, den 16.08.2010, 16:43 +0400 schrieb Jon Shadow:
> > > Here's a patch for MS-6787.
> > > 
> > > Signed-off-by: Sergey A Lichack <shadowpilot34 at gmail.com>
> > > Acked-by: Michael Karcher <flashrom at mkarcher.dialup.fu-berlin.de>
> > 
> > And here the instructions for swiftgeek:
> > 
> > Please download current svn and apply the patch in the Mail I responded
> > to. As your board does not have enough unique properties to be
> > autodetectable by flashrom, you need to specify "-m msi:ms6787" on the
> > flashrom command line to tell flashrom the type of your board. If
> > flashing works, please tell us (preferably on the list).
> Committed in r1155 but marked untested as there was no feedback from
> swiftgeek yet. Do we have an email address to contact the user?

Oops, sorry, I somehow missed the initial email which was indeed sent
out by Swift Geek <swiftgeek at gmail.com>, so yes, we do have the address :)

Could you please try the latest flashrom svn version and report if it

 ./flashrom -m msi:ms6787 -p internal:boardenable=force -V -w foobar.bin

(where foobar.bin is the BIOS image you want to write)

Thanks, Uwe.
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