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"Device Address Switch Change Detection/Reporting"

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000037557D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-29

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Carlson, BA Heim, LS [+details]

Abstract

By defining a standardized report and degate process for I/O devices detecting interface address changes during power-on periods, it is possible to prevent data integrity problems created by such changes as well as simplify the isolation of such changes.