Subject: Re: multiport NIC cards with common DMA engines.
To: None <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-net
Date: 04/07/2000 10:42:35
On Fri, Apr 07, 2000 at 01:33:36PM -0400, Michael Richardson wrote:

 >   We are porting the FreeBSD SysKonnect gigabit ethernet driver to NetBSD. 
 > 	<>


 >   I believe the correct behaviour would be us to create an attachment for the
 > DMA device, create a logical bus behind it, and then attach two devices
 > behind that. Are there simpler ways? The FreeBSD driver appears to cheat.

Yes, that is the correct way.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>