[flashrom] [PATCH] Add Olimex ARM-USB-TINY as an FT2232 SPI Programmer

Idwer Vollering vidwer at gmail.com
Thu Jun 2 13:27:08 CEST 2011

2011/6/2 Pete Batard <pbatard at gmail.com>:
> Hi,


> The following patch adds support for the FT2232D based Olimex ARM-USB-TINY
> JTAG programmer [1].
> I have successfully tested it against an ASUS motherboard, with a Winbond
> W25x80 (1MB) BIOS, and everything seemed to work as expected. Yet another
> great way for flashrom to shine in BIOS recovery!
> The patch should be very straightforward, though it is possible you may want
> to use something else than "usbtiny" for the new type (flashrom -p
> ft2232_spi:type=usbtiny) in case you find it not explicit enough.

Can you re-send your patch with a sign-off?

> Please note that the External_flashers/programmers section of the
> Supported_hardware wiki [2] should probably also be updated to only mention
> FT2232/FT4232 (without the H), as we now have evidence that FT2232D/FT2232L
> are working just as well for SPI access.
> Finally, since external users cannot edit the wiki, I am also attaching a
> proposed update for the FT2232SPI_Programmer wiki page [3], to go with the
> patch. A preview of what this edit should look like can be found here [4]. I
> also fixed a few other minor items on the page, such as the "still pending
> review" Amontec JTAGkey2 section.
> Regards,
> /Pete
> [1] http://www.olimex.com/dev/arm-usb-tiny.html
> [2]
> http://www.flashrom.org/Supported_hardware#External_flashers.2Fprogrammers
> [3] http://www.flashrom.org/FT2232SPI_Programmer
> [4]
> https://sourceforge.net/apps/mediawiki/libwdi/index.php?title=Flashrom_ftdi_proposed_changes#Olimex_ARM-USB-TINY
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