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Author: Francis Rowe <>
Date:   Tue, 20 Oct 2015 20:43:10 +0100

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diff --git a/docs/install/index.html b/docs/install/index.html @@ -40,6 +40,7 @@ <ul> <li><a href="bbb_setup.html">How to program an SPI flash chip with the BeagleBone Black</a></li> <li><a href="bbb_ehci.html">How to configure EHCI debugging on the BeagleBone Black</a></li> + <li><a href="kgpe-d16.html">KGPE-D16 (needed if running the proprietary firmware, or to unbrick)</a></li> <li><a href="x60_unbrick.html">ThinkPad X60: Recovery guide</a></li> <li><a href="x60tablet_unbrick.html">ThinkPad X60 Tablet: Recovery guide</a></li> <li><a href="t60_unbrick.html">ThinkPad T60: Recovery guide</a></li> diff --git a/docs/install/kgpe-d16.html b/docs/install/kgpe-d16.html @@ -0,0 +1,125 @@ +<!DOCTYPE html> +<html> +<head> + <meta charset="utf-8"> + <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1"> + + <style type="text/css"> + @import url('../css/main.css'); + </style> + + <title>KGPE-D16 external flashing instructions</title> +</head> + +<body> + + <div class="section"> + <h1 id="pagetop">KGPE-D16 external flashing instructions</h1> + <p>Initial flashing instructions for X200.</p> + <p> + This guide is for those who want libreboot on their ThinkPad X200 + while they still have the original Lenovo BIOS present. This guide + can also be followed (adapted) if you brick your X200, to know how + to recover. + </p> + <p> + This guide is for those who want libreboot on their ASUS KGPE-D16 + motherboard, while they still have the proprietary ASUS BIOS present. + This guide can also be followed (adapted) if you brick you board, to know + how to recover. + </p> + + <p> + For more general information about this board, refer to + <a href="../hcl/kgpe-d16.html">../hcl/kgpe-d16.html</a>. + </p> + + <p> + TODO: show photos here, and other info. + </p> + + <ul> + <li><a href="#preinstall">KGPE-D16 boards (and full systems) with libreboot preinstalled</a></li> + <li><a href="#programmer">External programmer</a></li> + </ul> + + <p><a href="index.html">Back to main index</a></p> + </div> + + <div class="section"> + + <h1 id="preinstall">KGPE-D16 boards (and full systems) with libreboot preinstalled</h1> + + <p> + If you don't want to install libreboot yourself, companies exist that sell these boards + with libreboot pre-installed, along with a free GNU/Linux distribution. + </p> + <p> + Check the <a href="../../suppliers">suppliers</a> page for more information. + </p> + + </div> + + <div class="section"> + <h1 id="programmer">External programmer</h1> + <p> + Refer to <a href="bbb_setup.html">bbb_setup.html</a> for a guide on + how to set up an external SPI programmer. + </p> + <p> + The flash chip is in a PDIP 8 socket (SPI flash chip) on the motherboard, + which you take out and then re-flash with libreboot, using the programmer. + <b>DO NOT</b> remove the chip with your hands. Use a chip extractor tool. + </p> + </div> + + <div class="section"> + + <p> + Copyright &copy; 2015 Francis Rowe &lt;;<br/> + Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document + under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 + or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; + with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. + A copy of the license can be found at <a href="../gfdl-1.3.txt">../gfdl-1.3.txt</a> + </p> + + <p> + Updated versions of the license (when available) can be found at + <a href=""></a> + </p> + + <p> + UNLESS OTHERWISE SEPARATELY UNDERTAKEN BY THE LICENSOR, TO THE + EXTENT POSSIBLE, THE LICENSOR OFFERS THE LICENSED MATERIAL AS-IS + AND AS-AVAILABLE, AND MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF + ANY KIND CONCERNING THE LICENSED MATERIAL, WHETHER EXPRESS, + IMPLIED, STATUTORY, OR OTHER. THIS INCLUDES, WITHOUT LIMITATION, + WARRANTIES OF TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR + PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, ABSENCE OF LATENT OR OTHER DEFECTS, + ACCURACY, OR THE PRESENCE OR ABSENCE OF ERRORS, WHETHER OR NOT + KNOWN OR DISCOVERABLE. WHERE DISCLAIMERS OF WARRANTIES ARE NOT + ALLOWED IN FULL OR IN PART, THIS DISCLAIMER MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. + </p> + <p> + TO THE EXTENT POSSIBLE, IN NO EVENT WILL THE LICENSOR BE LIABLE + TO YOU ON ANY LEGAL THEORY (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, + NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, + INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, OR OTHER LOSSES, + COSTS, EXPENSES, OR DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THIS PUBLIC LICENSE OR + USE OF THE LICENSED MATERIAL, EVEN IF THE LICENSOR HAS BEEN + ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH LOSSES, COSTS, EXPENSES, OR + DAMAGES. WHERE A LIMITATION OF LIABILITY IS NOT ALLOWED IN FULL OR + IN PART, THIS LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. + </p> + <p> + The disclaimer of warranties and limitation of liability provided + above shall be interpreted in a manner that, to the extent + possible, most closely approximates an absolute disclaimer and + waiver of all liability. + </p> + + </div> + +</body> +</html>