Manual Reference Pages - FIREWIRE (4)
- IEEE1394 High-performance Serial Bus
To compile this driver into the kernel,
place the following line in your
kernel configuration file:
.Cd device firewire
Alternatively, to load the driver as a
module at boot time, place the following line in
provides machine-independent bus support and raw drivers for
driver consists of two layers: the controller and the
The controller attaches to a physical bus
bus attaches to the controller.
Additional drivers can be attached to the bus.
Up to 63 devices, including the host itself, can be attached to
The root node is dynamically assigned with a PHY device function.
Also, the other
bus specific parameters,
e.g., node ID, cycle master, isochronous resource manager and bus
manager, are dynamically assigned, after bus reset is initiated.
bus, every device is identified by an EUI 64 address.
Debugging over the firewire interace is possible with the
for details on how to setup debugging with firewire.
driver first appeared in
.Fx 5.0 .
driver was written by
.An Katsushi Kobayashi
.An Hidetoshi Shimokawa
for security notes.
Visit the GSP FreeBSD Man Page Interface.
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