• Computer Science
  • Published 2010

Delegate a request operation to another device

  title={Delegate a request operation to another device},
  author={Michael E. Espig and Zhen Fang and D. Joseph Harriman and Ravishankar Iyer},
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method for treating a registration message received from a host processor, wherein the registration message delegates a request operation with respect to a device of the host processor to another component. Information from the message may be stored in a request table, and the component may send a read request to request for the device, and send a result of the inquiry to the host processor based on a state of the device. Other embodiments are… CONTINUE READING