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The following documentation describes platform-specific details of setting up Protectli VP46XX for recovery from brick state with RTE and Dasharo open-source firmware.


Set up the connections required for external flashing as described in Generic Testing Stand Setup. Protectli VP46XX are flashed using the Pomona clip connection variant. Use the pictures below to easily locate essential components on the mainboard.

SPI flash chip location

CMOS header location

Firmware flashing

To flash firmware, follow the steps described in Generic Testing Stand Setup , noting that: * The chip voltage for this platform is 3.3V * The proper flashrom parameters for this platform are:

flashrom -p linux_spi:dev=/dev/spidev1.0,spispeed=16000 -c "MX25L12835F/MX25L12845E/MX25L12865E" -w [path_to_binary]