[flashrom] GIGABYTE M61P-S3

Carl-Daniel Hailfinger c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net
Wed Jan 4 02:27:12 CET 2012

Hi esko,

thanks for your report. Please see the comments at the end of this mail.

Am 03.01.2012 22:13 schrieb ekso:
> This chipset is not really supported yet...
> flashrom v0.9.4-r1394 on Linux 3.1.0-1-686-pae (i686), built with libpci 3.1.7, GCC 4.6.1, little endian
> flashrom is free software, get the source code at http://www.flashrom.org
> Calibrating delay loop... OS timer resolution is 1 usecs, 1304M loops per second, 10 myus = 11 us, 100 myus = 101 us, 1000 myus = 1000 us, 10000 myus = 10008 us, 4 myus = 4 us, OK.
> Initializing internal programmer
> No coreboot table found.
> DMI string system-manufacturer: " "
> DMI string system-product-name: " "
> DMI string system-version: " "
> DMI string baseboard-manufacturer: "Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd."
> DMI string baseboard-product-name: "M61P-S3"
> DMI string baseboard-version: "x.x"
> DMI string chassis-type: "Desktop"
> Found ITE Super I/O, ID 0x8716 on port 0x2e
> Found chipset "NVIDIA MCP61" with PCI ID 10de:03e0. 
> This chipset is marked as untested. If you are using an up-to-date version
> of flashrom please email a report to flashrom at flashrom.org including a
> verbose (-V) log. Thank you!
> Enabling flash write... This chipset is not really supported yet. Guesswork...
> ISA/LPC bridge reg 0x8a contents: 0x00, bit 6 is 0, bit 5 is 0
> Flash bus type is LPC
> Found SMBus device 10de:03eb at 00:01:1
> MCP SPI BAR is at 0xfec80000
> Strange. MCP SPI BAR is valid, but chipset apparently doesn't have SPI enabled.
> Please send the output of "flashrom -V" to flashrom at flashrom.org with
> your board name: flashrom -V as the subject to help us finish support for your
> chipset. Thanks.
> OK.
> This chipset supports the following protocols: LPC.
> Serial flash segment 0xfffe0000-0xffffffff enabled
> Serial flash segment 0x000e0000-0x000fffff enabled
> Serial flash segment 0xffee0000-0xffefffff disabled
> Serial flash segment 0xfff80000-0xfffeffff enabled
> LPC write to serial flash enabled
> Serial flash pin 29
> Serial flash port 0x0820
> Probing for AMIC A25L05PT, 64 kB: 4 byte RDID not supported on this SPI controller
> [...]
> Probing for AMIC A25L512, 64 kB: probe_spi_rdid_generic: id1 0xc2, id2 0x2013
> [...]

We changed the code which accesses the IT87 SPI controller on your
board. Could you please try latest flashrom from svn in verbose mode?
That would help a lot.



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