DDI_DMA_SET_SBUS64(9F) Kernel Functions for Drivers DDI_DMA_SET_SBUS64(9F)

ddi_dma_set_sbus64 - allow 64-bit transfers on SBus

#include <sys/ddi.h>
#include <sys/sunddi.h>
int ddi_dma_set_sbus64(ddi_dma_handle_t handle, uint_t burstsizes);

illumos DDI specific (illumos DDI).

The handle filled in by a call to ddi_dma_alloc_handle(9F).


The possible burst sizes the device's DMA engine can accept in 64-bit mode.

ddi_dma_set_sbus64() informs the system that the device wishes to perform 64-bit data transfers on the SBus. The driver must first allocate a DMA handle using ddi_dma_alloc_handle(9F) with a ddi_dma_attr(9S) structure describing the DMA attributes for a 32-bit transfer mode.

burstsizes describes the possible burst sizes the device's DMA engine can accept in 64-bit mode. It may be distinct from the burst sizes for 32-bit mode set in the ddi_dma_attr(9S) structure. The system will activate 64-bit SBus transfers if the SBus supports them. Otherwise, the SBus will operate in 32-bit mode.

After DMA resources have been allocated (see ddi_dma_addr_bind_handle(9F) or ddi_dma_buf_bind_handle(9F)), the driver should retrieve the available burst sizes by calling ddi_dma_burstsizes(9F). This function will return the burst sizes in 64-bit mode if the system was able to activate 64-bit transfers. Otherwise burst sizes will be returned in 32-bit mode.

ddi_dma_set_sbus64() returns:


Successfully set the SBus to 64-bit mode.


64-bit mode could not be set.

ddi_dma_set_sbus64() can be called from user, kernel, or interrupt context.

See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes:

Architecture SBus

attributes(5), ddi_dma_addr_bind_handle(9F), ddi_dma_alloc_handle(9F), ddi_dma_buf_bind_handle(9F), ddi_dma_burstsizes(9F), ddi_dma_attr(9S)

64-bit SBus mode is activated on a per SBus slot basis. If there are multiple SBus cards in one slot, they all must operate in 64-bit mode or they all must operate in 32-bit mode.
January 1, 1997 OmniOS