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Bus Pirate and FlashRom saved my mainboard

Posted on Wednesday, July 28th, 2010 in binmode, Bus Pirate, utilities by Ian

MrHijets’ BIOS update [machine translation] went sour, but he revived it with the Bus Pirate and FlashRom:

In my case, Flashrom and the Bus Pirate saved my motherboard…

FlashRom support is an example of how open source and community driven development can extend a project beyond it’s original design. Thank you to everyone who has contributed to the Bus Pirate project.

Get a Bus Pirate for $30, including worldwide shipping at Seeed Studio. Adafruit also has the Bus Pirate and probe cables in stock and ready to ship.

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