Section: DPNS Library Functions (3) Updated: $Date: 2005/10/19 11:30:57 $ Local index
dpns_getusrbynam - get virtual uid associated with a given user name
int dpns_getusrbynam (char *username,
gets the virtual uid associated with a given user name.
specifies the user name.
It must be at most 255 characters long.
specifies the address of a buffer to receive the Virtual User Id.
This routine returns 0 if the operation was successful or -1 if the operation
failed. In the latter case,
is set appropriately.
is a NULL pointer.
This user name does not exist in the internal mapping table or the length of
Name server is not running or is being shutdown.
- RETURN VALUE
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