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Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2019
 
 

fcoet(4D)

Name

fcoet - fibre channel over Ethernet target mode driver

Description

The fcoet driver is a pseudo device driver which encapsulates the raw Fibre Channel frames into FCoE Ethernet frames, or decapsulates FC frames from FCoE Ethernet frames. The supported FC frames contain extended/basic link services, common transport frames and target mode FCP frames.

The fcoet driver interfaces with COMSTAR FC transport driver,fct, and FCoE transport driver, fcoe(4D).

Files

/kernel/drv/amd64/fcoet

64-bit ELF kernel module (x86)

/kernel/drv/sparcv9/fcoet

64-bit ELF kernel module (SPARC)

Attributes

See attributes(7) for a description of the following attributes:

ATTRIBUTE TYPE
ATTRIBUTE VALUE
Architecture
SPARC, x86
Availability
system/storage/fcoe/fcoe-target

See Also

fcoe(4D), driver.conf(5), attributes(7)

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