FWIP(4) BSD Kernel Interfaces Manual FWIP(4)
fwip -- IP over FireWire driver
The fwip driver provides standard IP over FireWire (IEEE 1394) based on
the protocols described in RFC 2734 and RFC 3146.
The firewire(4) and fwohci(4) drivers must be configured in the kernel as
This driver supports polling(4) as well if it is compiled with the
The fwip device driver first appeared in FreeBSD 5.3.
This driver currently does not support the MCAP protocol for multicast IP
over FireWire. Multicast packets are treated as broadcast packets which
is sufficient for most trivial uses of multicast.
arp(4), firewire(4), fwe(4), fwohci(4), netintro(4), polling(4),
ifconfig(8), kldload(8), sysctl(8)
The fwip driver and this manual page were written by Doug Rabson, based
on earlier work by Hidetoshi Shimokawa.
BSD December 14, 2004 BSD