[flashrom] reading the bios on an asus P5VD2-MX

Kurt Jaeger pi at nepustil.net
Fri Aug 12 14:11:35 CEST 2011


> > flashrom v0.9.3-r1205 on FreeBSD 8.1-RELEASE (i386), built with libpci 3.1.7, GCC 4.2.1 20070719  [FreeBSD], little endian
> > flashrom is free software, get the source code at http://www.flashrom.org
> we have split that chip definition into two parts some time ago (the
> W39V040C version has an LPC interface, the W39V040FC is FWH-compatible;
> probably write protection also differs and that's the reason for said
> change, but i am not entirely sure).
> afaics your board/chipset configuration supports both buses, hence your
> report does not really help. a retest with the latest stable version
> (0.9.4) or a development snapshot would be appreciated!
> it would probably detect both chips and you would have to select the
> correct one. 

I've made a patch to update flashrom in the fbsd ports to
0.9.4 and will report back.


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