Live CD

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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.

Subversion

wget

Mounts $windows drive read only

livecd/packages:

-av acpid

curl

dhcpcd dosfstools

ethtool

ftp

hwsetup

iputils iproute irssi


lftp livecd-tools links lynx

mdadm

ngrep ntfsprogs

openssh openvpn

pptpclient rp-pppoe

telnet-bsd tftp-hpa

wget 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:

Flashrom

Superiotool

LSPCI

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