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npe(7D) 							      Devices								   npe(7D)

npe - PCI Express bus nexus driver DESCRIPTION
The npe nexus driver is used on X64 servers for PCI Express Root Complex devices that provide PCI Express interconnect. This driver is com- pliant to PCI Express base specification, Revision 1.0a. This nexus driver provides support for the following features: Access to extended configuration space, IEEE 1275 extensions for PCI Express, Base line PCI Express error handling and PCI Express MSI interrupts. FILES
/platform/i86pc/kernel/drv/npe 32-bit ELF kernel module. /platform/i86pc/kernel/drv/amd64/npe 64-bit ELF kernel module. ATTRIBUTES
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes: +-----------------------------+------------------------------+ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | +-----------------------------+------------------------------+ |Architecture |x64 PCI Express-based systems | +-----------------------------+------------------------------+ |Availability |SUNWcakr.i | +-----------------------------+------------------------------+ SEE ALSO
attributes(5), pcie(4), pcie_pci(7D) PCI Express Base Specification v1.0a -- 2003 Writing Device Drivers IEEE 1275 PCI Bus Binding -- 1998 SunOS 5.11 12 Oct 2005 npe(7D)

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siisata -- Silicon Image SATA-II controllers driver SYNOPSIS
siisata* at pci? dev ? function ? siisata* at cardbus? function ? DESCRIPTION
The siisata driver supports the Silicon Image SteelVine family of SATA-II controllers, interfacing the hardware with the ata(4) and atapi(4) subsystems. The following controllers are supported by the siisata driver: Silicon Image SiI3124 4-port PCI/PCI-X Silicon Image SiI3132 2-port PCI-Express x1 Silicon Image SiI3531 1-port PCI-Express x1 SEE ALSO
ata(4), atapi(4), cardbus(4), pci(4), wd(4) HISTORY
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The siisata driver was written by Jonathan A. Kollasch <>. BUGS
SATA Native Command Queuing is not yet supported. Device hot swapping is not yet supported. Silicon Image's Software RAID is not yet supported by the ataraid(4) driver. raid(4) can be used instead. BSD
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