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authorCarl-Daniel Hailfinger <>2009-05-01 10:53:49 +0000
committerCarl-Daniel Hailfinger <>2009-05-01 10:53:49 +0000
commit5de93414ac0396b7bfc765e50571b1ebcc9648c4 (patch)
tree57a32723efd5dc00dde26fd106cd35fc4f46051f /flashrom.8
parentddb94f7e5576eaddc49d6a73de2a93b24451c771 (diff)
Since the command line interface for flashrom will change for 1.0
(all-caps or no-caps for short options, exclude range syntax, etc.) we should tell users in the man page and the usage message about this. Corresponding to flashrom svn r447. Signed-off-by: Carl-Daniel Hailfinger <> Acked-by: Uwe Hermann <>
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@@ -17,6 +17,11 @@ or SPI.
for details on coreboot)
+Please note that the command line interface for flashrom will change before
+flashrom 1.0. Do not use flashrom in scripts or other automated tools without
+checking that your flashrom version won't interpret them in a totally different
If no file is specified, then all that happens
is that flash info is dumped and the flash chip is set to writable.
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