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authorStefan Tauner <>2014-08-06 15:09:15 +0000
committerStefan Tauner <>2014-08-06 15:09:15 +0000
commit6697f71ade7b6428c7be6051c02dbb9768900e04 (patch)
tree23a2f8596d493396b7d9571ee91888e3f49c49f9 /flashrom.8.tmpl
parent88b19257cb41c97123d832460c944abc588a8e89 (diff)
Add a bunch of new/tested stuff and various small changes 21
Tested mainboards: OK: - ASUS F2A85-M Reported by various corebooters - ASUS M2N-MX SE Plus Reported by Antonio - ASUS P5LD2 Reported by François Revol - Lenovo ThinkPad T530 Reported and partially authored by Edward O'Callaghan - MSI MS-7502 (Medion MD8833) Reported by naq on IRC - Shuttle AB61 Reported by olofolleola4 - ZOTAC IONITX-F-E Reported by Bernardo Kuri Flash chips: - Atmel AT45DB021D to PREW (+PREW) Reported by The Raven - Atmel AT25F4096 to PREW (+PREW) Reported by 공준혁 - GigaDevice GD25Q16(B) to PREW (+PREW) Reported by using a GD25Q16BSIG - Catalyst CAT28F512 Mark erase and write as known bad (not implemented) Miscellaneous: - Various spelling corrections by Daniele Forsi. - Added and refined a bunch of chips originally investigated by Carl-Daniel. - Marked the ARM-USB-OCD-H programmer as tested (reported by Ruud Schramp). - Tiny other stuff. Corresponding to flashrom svn r1839. Signed-off-by: Stefan Tauner <> Acked-by: Stefan Tauner <>
Diffstat (limited to 'flashrom.8.tmpl')
1 files changed, 7 insertions, 7 deletions
diff --git a/flashrom.8.tmpl b/flashrom.8.tmpl
index 153591a..81eceaa 100644
--- a/flashrom.8.tmpl
+++ b/flashrom.8.tmpl
@@ -229,7 +229,7 @@ bitbanging adapter)
Some programmers have optional or mandatory parameters which are described
in detail in the
section. Support for some programmers can be disabled at compile time.
.B "flashrom \-h"
lists all supported programmers.
@@ -242,11 +242,11 @@ Save the full debug log to
.BR <logfile> .
If the file already exists, it will be overwritten. This is the recommended
way to gather logs from flashrom because they will be verbose even if the
-on-screen messages are not verbose.
+on-screen messages are not verbose and don't require output redirection.
.B "\-R, \-\-version"
Show version information and exit.
Some programmer drivers accept further parameters to set programmer-specific
parameters. These parameters are separated from the programmer name by a
colon. While some programmers take arguments at fixed positions, other
@@ -474,7 +474,7 @@ like above. In this case you can use
.B " flashrom \-p internal:laptop=this_is_not_a_laptop"
-to tell flashrom (at your own risk) that it does not running on a laptop.
+to tell flashrom (at your own risk) that it is not running on a laptop.
.BR "dummy " programmer
The dummy programmer operates on a buffer in memory only. It provides a safe
@@ -595,7 +595,7 @@ is an 8-bit hexadecimal value.
.BR "nic3com" , " nicrealtek" , " nicnatsemi" , " nicintel", " nicintel_eeprom"\
, " nicintel_spi" , " gfxnvidia" , " ogp_spi" , " drkaiser" , " satasii"\
-, " satamv" , " atahpt" ", " atavia " and " it8212 " programmers
+, " satamv" , " atahpt", " atavia " and " it8212 " programmers
These programmers have an option to specify the PCI address of the card
your want to use, which must be specified if more than one card supported
by the selected programmer is installed in your system. The syntax is
@@ -782,7 +782,7 @@ where
.B value
can be
.BR 1 " or " 2
-to select target chip 1 or 2 repectively. The default is target chip 1.
+to select target chip 1 or 2 respectively. The default is target chip 1.
.BR "rayer_spi " programmer
The default I/O base address used for the parallel port is 0x378 and you can use
@@ -998,7 +998,7 @@ and associated flashrom options in the
paragraph in the
.B internal programmer
subsection of the
section and the information in our wiki at
.BR " " .
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