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Updated: Friday, August 13, 2021
 
 

vtioblk(4D)

Name

vtioblk - Virtio block device driver

Description

The vtioblk host driver is a nexus driver that supports the Virtio Block Device. It uses the blkdev(7D) service to expose the block devices as disks.

Files

/kernel/drv/vtioblk.conf

Driver configuration file.

/kernel/drv/amd64/vtioblk

x86 kernel module.

Attributes

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

ATTRIBUTE TYPE
ATTRIBUTE VALUE
Availability
driver/storage/vtioblk
Architecture
x86
Interface Stability
Committed

See Also

vtio(4D), blkdev(4D), driver.conf(5), pci(5), attributes(7), prtconf(8)

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

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