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Flashrom Live CD

This page is a work in progress.

Why a Live CD?

It provides a user with a stable work environment to read, write and verify a flash device on any supported x86 hardware.

Read, write, update and verify a BIOS image on any x86 system

Boots on x86-32 and/or x86-64

Complete Linux distribution

User friendly.

coreboot logo splash screen

GUI version with terminal for flashrom

It contains software for:

Stable and friendly Linux Kenrnel

Complete and automatic hardware detection, not requiring any driver to be added.



Mounts $windows drive read only

livecd/packages: -av acpid livecd-tools hwsetup mdadm dosfstools ntfsprogs dhcpcd iputils iproute2 curl wget irssi lynx links ftp lftp openssh openvpn telnet-bsd dhcp tftp-hpa rp-pppoe pptpclient ethtool wireless-tools wpa_supplicant ngrep screen lsof minicom picocom xc bzip2 cabextract cpio gzip lzma-utils unrar tar zip vim joe pciutils strace valgrind diffutils cvs subversion dev-util/git quilt dmidecode grep binutils bison flex gdb m

Complete toolchain for:




Size of ISO-image is ? MBytes (3" CD) Small enough to fit on a flash drive?