DDI_DMA_COOKIE(9S) Data Structures for Drivers DDI_DMA_COOKIE(9S)


ddi_dma_cookie - DMA address cookie


#include <sys/sunddi.h>


illumos DDI specific (illumos DDI).


The ddi_dma_cookie_t structure contains DMA address information required
to program a DMA engine. The structure is filled in by a call to
ddi_dma_getwin(9F), ddi_dma_addr_bind_handle(9F), or
ddi_dma_buf_bind_handle(9F), to get device-specific DMA transfer
information for a DMA request or a DMA window.


typedef struct {
union {
uint64_t _dmac_ll; /* 64 bit DMA add. */
uint32_t _dmac_la[2]; /* 2 x 32 bit add. */
} _dmu;
size_t dmac_size; /* DMA cookie size */
uint_t dmac_type; /* bus spec. type bits */
} ddi_dma_cookie_t;

You can access the DMA address through the #defines: dmac_address for
32-bit addresses and dmac_laddress for 64-bit addresses. These macros are
defined as follows:

#define dmac_laddress _dmu._dmac_ll
#define dmac_notused _dmu._dmac_la[0]
#define dmac_address _dmu._dmac_la[1]
#define dmac_address _dmu._dmac_la[0]
#define dmac_notused _dmu._dmac_la[1]

dmac_laddress specifies a 64-bit I/O address appropriate for programming
the device's DMA engine. If a device has a 64-bit DMA address register a
driver should use this field to program the DMA engine. dmac_address
specifies a 32-bit I/O address. It should be used for devices that have a
32-bit DMA address register. The I/O address range that the device can
address and other DMA attributes have to be specified in a
ddi_dma_attr(9S) structure.

dmac_size describes the length of the transfer in bytes.

dmac_type contains bus-specific type bits, if appropriate. For example, a
device on a PCI bus has PCI address modifier bits placed here.


pci(5), sbus(5), sysbus(5), ddi_dma_addr_bind_handle(9F),
ddi_dma_buf_bind_handle(9F), ddi_dma_getwin(9F), ddi_dma_nextcookie(9F),

Writing Device Drivers

September 30, 1996 DDI_DMA_COOKIE(9S)