[conspire] my old 462 pin socket a boards

Daniel Gimpelevich daniel at gimpelevich.san-francisco.ca.us
Wed Aug 24 14:13:37 PDT 2005

On Wed, 24 Aug 2005 14:21:45 -0700, bruce coston wrote:

>> Remind me again: Why do the BIOS chips need to be
>> swapped instead of being
>> flashed in place?
> i was told they turned into paperweights after bios
> flash attempts when i got the m/boards, theoretically
> we could just move the bios chip/s and flash them in
> some other machine.

Many boards have mechanisms to flash with corrupted chips. Which exact
boards are currently paperweights?

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