Fibre Channel: A Comprehensive Introduction - Errata

2007 Edition: Last update 01/24/2008

Page 456: (2007 edition) Description of NDACT ELS. The text referencing the request erroneously says FDACT when it should say NDACT.

2003 Edition: updates through 07/18/2006

Page xxi, 2nd Paragraph, last sentence: Change "to amount" to "the amount"

Page 4: Add 320 MB/s to SCSI and 133 MB/s to IDE"

Page 32, Figure 14: Added URLs for web sites to figure"

Page 50, Slide 6: Change "Errors events" to "Error events"

Page 68, Slide 6: Change "Allow higher density switched" to "Allows higher density switches"

Page 91, Slide 3: 2nd minor bullet should say 10**12, not 10 minus 12

Page 95, Slide 1: Next to last bullet should be indented

Page 95, Slide 1: Last minor bullet change 'signalling' to 'signaling'

Page 125, Slide 3: Bullet under FC-AL should be indented, bullet under FC-PH2 should be indented

Page 125, Slide 5: Bullets under clock tolerance should be indented

Page 126, Last Slide: 2nd bullet under loop port bypass change "use" to "used"

Page 127, Figure 53: Change mHz to MHz in the figure. Also add 212.50 clock rate for 2g link

Page 144: Change 10.2 gigabit to 10.51875 gigabit

Page 154, Figure 67: Change to show primitive sequences lasting until next change

Page 155, Figure 68: Change LLR to LRR and also show primitive sequences lasting until next change

Page 156, Figure 66: Change to show primitive sequences lasting until next change

Page 158, Table 22: Some of the entries use "k" rather than "K"

Page 159 Last Paragraph: Update Figure 71 to show stage 56+57 rather than stages 57+57. Also change 10.2 gigabit to 10.51875 gigabit

Page 160 Figure 71: Update Figure 71 to show stage 56+57 rather than stages 57+57

Page 163 4th Slide: Change 10.2 gigabit to 10.51875 gigabit

Page 164, Inter-lane skew slide: Change "on whole" to "one whole"

Page 171, 4th Paragraph, last sentence: Reword to make clearer

Page 173, Exchange Slide: Change "an transaction" to "a transaction"

Page 177: Change "a each" to "each"

Page 206, Table 32: Add explanatory text for each R_Bit decoding

Page 207, 1st four paragraphs: Clarify wording for R_Control decodes

Page 210-211: Clarify wording for Type field values for Basic and Extended Link Data frames

Page 229, Last line before figure: Change "and R_RDY" to "an R_RDY"

Page 231, R_CTL Slide: Change " R_CTL)" to " (R_CTL)" also look at "are the routing control" vs "is the routing control"

Page 232, F_CTL Slide: Indent all of the middle bullets, add note about compression being obsoleted

Page 232, SEQ_CNT Slide: Change "can restart as x'0000'" to "can restart at x'0000'"

Page 255, last Para: Change "allows" to "allow"

Page 256, 17.1, 2nd Para: Change "process" to "processes"

Page 257, 1st Full Paragraph, 2nd sentence: change "As the frame is processed and the receive before becomes available," to "As the frame is processed and the receive buffer becomes available,"

Page 258, 1st Paragraph, last sentence: change "Figure 91" to "Figure 93"

Page 259, 1st Paragraph, third paragraph: change "requires on frame time" to "requires one frame time"

Page 258, 2nd Para: Change "are" to "as"

Page 259, last paragraph: change "is reduces" to "is reduced"

Page 264, 17.3.4, 1st Para: Change "Signals to" to "Signals can" and "An frame" to "A frame"

Page 265, 2nd Para: Change "when on" to "When one"

Page 265, 2nd to last Para: Change "eight," to "eight"

Page 265, last Para: Change "as sell" to "as well"

Page 266, 3rd to last Para: Change "not detected this" to "not detected by this"

Page 269, Figure 95: Middle framse are labeled as Establish Streaming, should be Estimate Credit

Page 271, Estimate Credit Slide: Change "number of frame in transit'" to "number of frames in transit'"

Page 285, Class-2 Delivery Preference, 1st Paragraph: Change "enables" to "enabled"

Page 287, Class-3 Delivery Preference, 1st Paragraph: Change "enables" to "enabled"

Page 298 1st Slide: Change "Different type of data'" to "Different types of data". Also change "frame deliver order" to "frame delivery order"

Page 298 3rd Slide: Add "(continued)" to the second Class-1 slide title

Page 299: Add "(continued)" to the second Class-2 slide title

Page 299: Add "(continued)" to the second Class-3 slide title

Page 300: Add "(continued)" to the second Class-4 slide title

Page 300 3rd Slide: Change "The circuit is ia the dormant" to "The circuit is in the dormant".

Page 300 4th Slide: Change "When the a port" to "When the port".

Page 300 Class-4 Deactivation Slide: Change "If Deactivate_Circuit" to "Deactivate_Circuit".

Page 301 1st Paragraph: Change "is transit" to "is in transit".

Page 301, 2nd last Para: Change "(R_A_TOV." to "(R_A_TOV)."

Page 302, 19.1.4, 2nd last Para: Change "was received to" to "was received for"

Page 302 E_D_TOV: Change 10 seconds to 2 seconds.

Page 302 R_A_TOV: Change 120 seconds to 10 seconds.

Page 306, 19.7: Change "An simplified" to "A simplified"

Page 327 Table 60: Make REC an ELS and update entry/reference in table.

Page 328 Table 60: Make REC an ELS and update entry/reference in table (allow for reflow from page 327..

Page 340 Table 73: Correct the numbering of the words beginning with 13 to 17 (s/b 13 to 16).

Page 341 Table 74: Correct the numbering of the words beginning with 13 to 17 (s/b 13 to 16).

Page 348 Table 81: Correct the numbering of the words beginning with 13 to 17 (s/b 13 to 16).

Page 369 Table 104: Correct the numbering of the words beginning with 13 to 17 (s/b 13 to 16).

Page 375 Table 110 Update the PRLI/PRLO response flags table to work for both PRLI and PRLO.

Page 375 Table 110 Update the PRLI response flags table.

Page 378 Table 116 Update the PRLO response flags table.

Page 424 FLOGI: Change "N_Port is required of all N_Ports… " to "Fabric login is required for all N_Ports…".

Page 425 FLOGI Slide: Change "Implicit logout when if new" to "Implicit logout if new".

Page 465-466 Slides: Update and reorganize all slides.

Page 492 Address Assignment Slide: Need closing ')' under Arbitrated Loop

Page 534 Last Slide: Change "are reserved up" to "are reserved"

Page 552 Additional CDB length: Change "this bits" to "these bits"

Page 555 FCP_RSP, Bits 1/0: The two bit definitions are reversed in the text. Bit 1 s/b SNS_LEN_VALID and bit 0 s/b RSP_LEN_VALID

Page 561: Remove "FC-4" from the REC_TOV write up to accommodate REC as an ELS.

Page 568: Add comment that x'32' means request sequence and x'33' means reply sequence

Page 569: Remove "FC-4" from the REC_TOV write up to accommodate REC as an ELS.

Page 571-575: Change write up and figures to accommodate REC as an ELS and change IC to R_CTL in the figures.

Page 580 5th Slide: Change "of Fibre Channel" to "or Fibre Channel"

Page 583 Information Sets Slide: Change "information categories" to "R_CTL"

Page 584 Precise Delivery Order Slide: Change "deliver order" to "delivery order"

Page 610 Change www.fibrechannel.com to "www.fibrechannel.org"

Page 611 Change www.i to www.iol.unh.edu/consortiums/fc/index to "www.iol.unh.edu/consortiums/index" and others on this page.

 
   
   
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