openflash iconopenflash 1.02

openflash is an open source utility to (re)program flash BIOS chips.
openflash is an open source utility to (re)program flash BIOS chips. Initial support will be for the i-opener network appliance under Qnx since there is an immediate need.

Usage: qnxflash [-r < file >] [-w < file >] [-v < file >] [-iadlcV]
-r Read bios image from chip.
-w Write bios image to chip.
-v Verify chip data against image file.
-i display bios chip's device Id.
-a report All verify errors.
-d Disable verify while programming.
-l List supported devices.
-c disable device id Check.
-V Verbose messages

What's New in This Release:

· Modifications to correct failures to exit Device ID mode on V4 Iopeners using RISE CPU. This problem was reported as an erase failure in 1.01.
· Changed the method used to exit Device mode from the one step method to the three step.
· Added code to check that Device ID mode was exited successfully. If the first attempt fails an additional 9 attempts will be made before giving up.
· Corrected a bug in WaitFlashComplete() which prevented timeout errors from being detected.
· Doubled the loop count in WaitFlashComplete().
· Added the -V switch to enable verbose error and status messages.
· Added -c switch to allow Device ID checks to be disabled.

last updated on:
June 18th, 2007, 17:12 GMT
developed by:
Chuck Daemon
license type:
GPL (GNU General Public License) 
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