BCM_SATA(4D) BCM_SATA(4D)


NAME


bcm_sata - Broadcom HT1000 SATA controller driver

SYNOPSIS


sata@unit-address

DESCRIPTION


The bcm_sata driver is a SATA HBA driver that supports Broadcom HT1000
SATA HBA controllers.


HT1000 SATA controllers are compliant with the Serial ATA 1.0
specification and SATA II Phase 1.0 specification (the extension to the
SATA 1.0 specification). These HT1000 controllers support standard SATA
features including SATA-II disks, NCQ, hotplug, ATAPI devices and port
multiplier.


The driver does not currently support NCQ and port multiplier features.

Configuration


The bcm_sata module contains no user configurable parameters.

FILES


/kernel/drv/bcm_sata
32-bit ELF kernel module (x86)


/kernel/drv/amd64/bcm_sata
64-bit ELF kernel module (x86)


ATTRIBUTES


See attributes(7) for a description of the following attributes:


+---------------+-----------------+
|ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE |
+---------------+-----------------+
|Architecture | x86 |
+---------------+-----------------+

SEE ALSO


sata(4D), sd(4D), attributes(7), cfgadm(8), cfgadm_sata(8), prtconf(8)


Writing Device Drivers


August 31, 2009 BCM_SATA(4D)