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GETNODEBYNAME

GETNODEBYNAME

Section: C Library Functions (3) Updated: July 28, 1998
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NAME

getnodebyname - DECnet node entry retrieval by address

 

SYNOPSIS

#include <netdnet/dn.h>
#include <netdnet/dnetdb.h>

struct nodeent *getnodebyname (char *name)

 

DESCRIPTION

getnodebyname searches the decnet hosts file for the DECnet node with name equal to name and returns node information into the nodeent structure.
If no entry is found, returns NULL

 

EXAMPLE


#include <netdnet/dn.h>
#include <netdnet/dnetdb.h>
#include <sys/socket.h>

main(void)
{
    struct nodeent              *dp;


    if ( (dp=getnodebyname("mv3100")) == NULL)
           printf("Error, cannot find node entry");
    else
           printf("Node name is %s",dp->n_name);
}

 

SEE ALSO

dnet_htoa(3), dnet_ntoa(3), dnet_conn(3), dnet_addr(3), getnodebyaddr(3), getnodeadd(3), setnodeent(3)


 

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