[flashrom] Supporting of Intel HM65

Stefan Tauner stefan.tauner at student.tuwien.ac.at
Sat May 4 23:33:25 CEST 2013

On Fri, 22 Mar 2013 13:23:34 +0400
pavel <PVSlipenchoock at yandex.ru> wrote:

> Hello!
> I am using Parted Magic Live CD operation system in my laptop.
> I want only *READ *information and use command in Konsole: "flashrom -r 
> ASUS.def.iso -p internal:this_is_not_laptop >> error.txt"
> I have get this error file:
> ***
> error.txt
> ****
> flashrom v0.9.6.1-r1564 on Linux 3.7.9-pmagic (i686)
> flashrom is free software, get the source code at http://www.flashrom.org
> Calibrating delay loop... OK.
> Found chipset "Intel HM65".
> This chipset is marked as untested. If you are using an up-to-date version
> of flashrom *and* were (not) able to successfully update your firmware 
> with it,
> then please email a report to flashrom at flashrom.org including a verbose 
> (-V) log.
> Thank you!
> Enabling flash write... WARNING: BIOS region SMM protection is enabled!
> WARNING: SPI Configuration Lockdown activated.
> FREG0: WARNING: Flash Descriptor region (0x00000000-0x00000fff) is 
> read-only.
> FREG2: WARNING: Management Engine region (0x00001000-0x0017ffff) is locked.
> Please send a verbose log to flashrom at flashrom.org if this board is not 
> listed on
> http://flashrom.org/Supported_hardware#Supported_mainboards yet.
> Writes have been disabled. You can enforce write support with the
> ich_spi_force programmer option, but it will most likely harm your hardware!
> If you force flashrom you will get no support if something breaks.
> OK.
> Found Winbond flash chip "W25Q32" (4096 kB, SPI) at physical address 
> 0xffc00000.
> Reading flash... FAILED.
> ***
> *What is means???*
> I have read "Support chipset" in 
> http://www.flashrom.org/Supported_hardware and saw *"?"* symbol for 
> *Intel HM65*.
> Can I read flash in my laptop by your programm (flashrom v0.9.6.1-r1564)?

Sorry for the late reply. I have created a wiki page explaining this
stuff today: http://flashrom.org/ME

Kind regards/Mit freundlichen Grüßen, Stefan Tauner

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