IBMF(7) Device and Network Interfaces IBMF(7)


NAME


ibmf - InfiniBand Management Transport Framework

DESCRIPTION


The InfiniBand (IB) Management Transport Framework provides the
mechanisms for IB management modules to communicate with other InfiniBand
management modules such as the Subnet Administration process. It also
provides helper functions such as Subnet Administration Access (SAA) for
commonly performed operations.

FILES


/kernel/misc/ibmf
32-bit ELF kernel misc module (x86 platform
only).


/kernel/misc/amd64/ibmf
64-bit ELF kernel misc module (x86 platform
only).


/kernel/misc/sparcv9/ibmf
64-bit ELF kernel misc module (SPARC
platform only).


ATTRIBUTES


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


+--------------------+-----------------------+
| ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE |
+--------------------+-----------------------+
|Architecture | PCI-based systems |
+--------------------+-----------------------+
|Interface stability | Consolidation Private |
+--------------------+-----------------------+

SEE ALSO


ibtl(7D)


InfiniBand Architecture Specification, Version 1.1


www.infinibandta.org


September 9, 2004 IBMF(7)