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doc/mb/lenovo/montevina: Clarify use of bincfg

`bincfg` is not creating anything new, it just converts
from text to binary.

Change-Id: I14e67ee8bc449d171a951f6edeaa9f9d0c04dbe1
Signed-off-by: Nico Huber <nico.h@gmx.de>
Reviewed-on: https://review.coreboot.org/c/coreboot/+/51319
Reviewed-by: Evgeny Zinoviev <me@ch1p.io>
Reviewed-by: Arthur Heymans <arthur@aheymans.xyz>
Reviewed-by: Angel Pons <th3fanbus@gmail.com>
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@ -88,10 +88,12 @@ $ mv flashregion_0_flashdescriptor.bin.new.new flashregion_0_flashdescriptor.bin
Continue to the [Configuring coreboot](#configuring-coreboot) section.
#### Creating a new flash descriptor using bincfg
#### Using checked-in flash descriptor via bincfg
There is a tool to generate a modified flash descriptor called **bincfg**. Go to
`util/bincfg` and build it:
There is a copy of an X200's flash descriptor checked into the coreboot
repository. It is supposed to work for the T400/T500 as well. The descriptor
can be converted back to its binary form using a tool called **bincfg**. Go
to `util/bincfg` and build it:
```console
$ cd util/bincfg
$ make
@ -110,7 +112,7 @@ If your flash is not 8 MiB, you need to change values of `flcomp_density1` and
+-----------------+-------+-------+--------+
```
Then create the flash descriptor:
Then convert the flash descriptor:
```console
$ make gen-ifd-x200
```

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