External Resources

This is a list of resources that could be useful to coreboot developers. These are not endorsed or officially recommended by the coreboot project, but simply listed here in the hopes that someone will find something useful.

Please add any helpful or informational links and sections as you see fit.

General Information

Hardware information

Hardware Specifications & Standards


  • Fiedka - A graphical Firmware Editor
  • IOTools - Command line tools to access hardware registers
  • UEFITool - Editor for UEFI PI compliant firmware images
  • CHIPSEC - Framework for analyzing platform level security & configuration
  • SPDEditor - GUI to edit DDR3 SPD files
  • DDR4XMPEditor - Editor for DDR4 SPD and XMP
  • overclockSPD - Fast and easy way to read and write data to RAM SPDs.
  • VBiosFinder - This tool attempts to extract a VBIOS from a BIOS update.

Infrastructure software