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siisata -- Silicon Image SATA-II controllers driver
siisata* at pci? dev ? function ?
siisata* at cardbus? function ?
The siisata driver supports the Silicon Image SteelVine family of SATA-II
controllers, interfacing the hardware with the ata(4) and atapi(4) sub-
The following controllers are supported by the siisata driver:
Silicon Image SiI3124 4-port PCI/PCI-X
Silicon Image SiI3132 2-port PCI-Express x1
Adaptec 1220SA (SiI3132 chip)
Silicon Image SiI3531 1-port PCI-Express x1
ata(4), atapi(4), cardbus(4), pci(4), wd(4)
The siisata driver first appeared in NetBSD 5.0. NCQ support was added
in NetBSD on October 7, 2017 .
The siisata driver was written by Jonathan A. Kollasch
<firstname.lastname@example.org>. NCQ support was added by him, and
Jaromir Dolecek <jdolecek@NetBSD.org>.
Device hot swapping is not yet supported.
Silicon Image's Software RAID is not yet supported by the
ataraid(4) driver. raid(4) can be used instead.
NetBSD 9.3 October 7, 2017 NetBSD 9.3