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dcons_crom - Configuration ROM stub for dcons(4)

 

NAME

      dcons_crom - Configuration ROM stub for dcons(4)
 

SYNOPSIS

      device dcons_crom
      device dcons
      device firewire
 

DESCRIPTION

      The dcons_crom exposes the buffer address of dcons(4) through the Config‐
      uration ROM of firewire(4).  This address is supposed to be used by
      dconschat(8).
      dcons(4), firewire(4), fwohci(4), dconschat(8), fwcontrol(8)
 

AUTHORS

      Hidetoshi Shimokawa 〈simokawa@FreeBSD.org〉
 

BUGS

      If you load dcons_crom.ko manually after the system is booted, you may
      have to initiate a bus reset using “fwcontrol -r” to update the Configu‐
      ration ROM.
 

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