Manual Reference Pages - FWE (4)
- Ethernet emulation driver for FireWire
To compile this driver into the kernel,
place the following lines in your
kernel configuration file:
.Cd device firewire
.Cd device fwe
Alternatively, to load the driver as a
module at boot time, place the following line in
driver provides non-standard Ethernet emulation over FireWire (IEEE 1394).
must be configured in the kernel as well.
This driver exploits asynchronous stream over IEEE 1394 to carry Ethernet
The stream channel can be specified by
This driver supports
as well if it is compiled with the
device driver first appeared in
.Fx 5.0 .
driver and this manual page were written by
.An Hidetoshi Shimokawa .
This driver emulates Ethernet in a very adhoc way and it does not reserve a
stream channel using an isochronous manager.
Note that this driver uses a protocol which is very different from RFC 2734
(IPv4 over IEEE 1394).
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