[flashrom] flashrom tested on alix2d3 board

Stefan Tauner stefan.tauner at student.tuwien.ac.at
Tue Nov 15 10:03:07 CET 2011

On Mon, 14 Nov 2011 13:04:48 +0100
Gerd Pauli <gp at high-consulting.de> wrote:

> Found AMIC flash chip "A49LF040A" (512 kB, LPC).
> ===
> This flash part has status UNTESTED for operations: WRITE
> The test status of this chip may have been updated in the latest development
> version of flashrom. If you are running the latest development version,
> please email a report to flashrom at flashrom.org if any of the above operations
> work correctly for you with this flash part. Please include the flashrom
> output with the additional -V option for all operations you tested (-V, -Vr,
> -Vw, -VE), and mention which mainboard or programmer you tested.
> Please mention your board in the subject line. Thanks for your help!
> Flash image seems to be a legacy BIOS. Disabling coreboot-related checks.
> Reading old flash chip contents... done.
> Erasing and writing flash chip... Trying erase function 0... 0x000000-0x00ffff:W, 0x010000-0x01ffff:S, 0x020000-0x02ffff:S, 0x030000-0x03ffff:S, 0x040000-0x04ffff:S, 0x050000-0x05ffff:S, 0x060000-0x06ffff:W, 0x070000-0x07ffff:W
> Erase/write done.
> Verifying flash... VERIFIED.     

Hello Gerd,

thanks for your report!
I have marked the flash chip as fully tested and added the alix board
to our list of supported hardware. I will commit that later together
with other small changes.

> Found chipset "AMD CS5536" with PCI ID 1022:2080. Enabling flash write... OK.
> WARNING: unexpected second chipset match: "AMD CS5536"
> ignoring, please report lspci and board URL to flashrom at flashrom.org
> with 'CHIPSET: your board name' in the subject line.

no idea about that...

Kind regards/Mit freundlichen Grüßen, Stefan Tauner

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