Patent Number: 7,133,946

Title: Mechanism to repeat signals across an unrelated link

Abstract: According to one embodiment a system is disclosed. The system includes a first integrated circuit (IC) a first interface coupled to the first IC and a second IC coupled to the interface. The first IC transmits the state of each of a plurality of signals not associated with the interface to the second IC in-band via the interface each time that a change in the state of one of the plurality of signals is detected.

Inventors: Lindsay; Dean T. (Milpitas, CA)

Assignee: Intel Corporation

International Classification: G06F 13/42 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-07 0:00:00