On Thu, Sep 07, 2000 at 02:55:24PM +0200, Sebastian Boehm wrote: > > Hi, > > I am new to bootroms so I need a little help. > I got some Dlink 530TX and want to from them. > So what I need to know is : > What type of rom should I use ? > 2716 (350ns), 27C64 (150ns) or 28C16 (250ns) > How to programm them ? I looked at a programmer inside the netboot 0.9 > package. Is it what I need ? > Can I "flash" a rom inside the NIC ? > I do it with 3c905ctxm. Can I do it with 530TX and special Flash-ROM ? Hmm, good question on the speed. I think somewhere between 100-150 is what current network cards like. Is that a 530TX or 530TX+? Either way, I don't think there is a utility to flash a flash chip on board. I don't think either are really capable. You'll probably want a normal eeprom, and a friend with an eeprom writer. - Nick Lopez email@example.com -- "Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety." --Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) ,reply of the Pennsylvania Assembly to the governor, November 11, 1755 =========================================================================== This Mail was sent to netboot mailing list by: firstname.lastname@example.org To get help about this list, send a mail with 'help' as the only string in it's body to email@example.com. If you have problems with this list, send a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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