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Updated: Friday, August 13, 2021
 
 

vtio(4D)

Name

vtio - Virtio misc module

Description

The vtio kernel misc module is part of the Virtio software stack.

The vtio module provides PCI/PCI-E communication, interrupt, virtqueue, and buffer managment for the Virtio driver modules vtioblk(4D), vtioentropy(4D), vtionet(4D), vtioscsi(4D).

Files

/kernel/misc/amd64/vtio

x86 kernel module.

Attributes

See attributes(7) for descriptions of the following attributes:

ATTRIBUTE TYPE
ATTRIBUTE VALUE
Availability
system/vtio
Architecture
x86
Interface Stability
Committed

See Also

attributes(7), vtioblk(4D), vtioentropy(4D), vtionet(4D), vtioscsi(4D)

Virtio I/O Device (VIRTIO) Version 1.1, Committee Specification 01

https://docs.oasis-open.org/virtio/virtio/v1.1/virtio-v1.1.html