blk_queue_bounce_limit (9) - Linux Man Pages

blk_queue_bounce_limit: set bounce buffer limit for queue

NAME

blk_queue_bounce_limit - set bounce buffer limit for queue

SYNOPSIS

void blk_queue_bounce_limit(struct request_queue q, u64 max_addr);

ARGUMENTS

q

the request queue for the device

max_addr

the maximum address the device can handle

DESCRIPTION

Different hardware can have different requirements as to what pages it can do I/O directly to. A low level driver can call blk_queue_bounce_limit to have lower memory pages allocated as bounce buffers for doing I/O to pages residing above max_addr.

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