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GFS_PIO_OPEN

GFS_PIO_OPEN

Section: (3) Updated: 27 June 2010
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NAME

gfs_pio_open - open a file in the Gfarm file system  

SYNOPSIS

#include <gfarm/gfarm.h>

gfarm_error_t gfs_pio_open (const char * gfarm_url, int flags, GFS_File * gfp);  

DESCRIPTION

gfs_pio_open() opens a file in the Gfarm file system specified by gfarm_url, and returns a GFS_File structure to the address pointed by gfp. gfarm_url is a path name in the Gfarm file system, or a Gfarm URL in the form of gfarm://metaserver:port/path/name.

Values of flags are constructed by a bitwise-inclusive-OR of the following list. Exactly one of the first three values should be specified:

GFARM_FILE_RDONLY
Open for reading only.
GFARM_FILE_WRONLY
Open for writing only.
GFARM_FILE_RDWR
Open for reading and writing.
GFARM_FILE_TRUNC
If the file already exist and is a regular file, it will be truncated to length 0 if the open mode allows writing.
 

RETURN VALUES

GFARM_ERR_NO_ERROR
The function terminated successfully.
GFARM_ERR_IS_A_DIRECTORY
gfarm_url refers to a directory.
GFARM_ERR_IS_A_SYMBOLIC_LINK
gfarm_url refers to a symbolic link.
GFARM_ERR_OPERATION_NOT_PERMITTED
gfarm_url refers to not a regular file.
GFARM_ERR_NO_SUCH_OBJECT
A component used as a directory in gfarm_url does not exist.
GFARM_ERR_NOT_A_DIRECTORY
A component used as a directory in gfarm_url is not, in fact, a directory.
GFARM_ERR_PERMISSION_DENIED
The requested access to the file is not allowed, or one of the directories in gfarm_url did not allow search (execute) permission. Or, the authentication to the metadata server fails.
GFARM_ERR_NO_MEMORY
Insufficient memory was available.
GFARM_ERR_INVALID_ARGUMENT
flags is not valid.
GFARM_ERR_GFARM_URL_HOST_IS_MISSING
gfarm_url does not include a metadata server.
GFARM_ERR_GFARM_URL_PORT_IS_MISSING
gfarm_url does not include a port number of the metadata server.
GFARM_ERR_UNKNOWN_HOST
The metadata server cannot be resolved.
GFARM_ERR_TOO_MANY_OPEN_FILES
The process opens too many files.
GFARM_ERR_TOO_MANY_OPEN_FILES_IN_SYSTEM
The system limit on the total number of open files has been reached.
GFARM_ERR_NETWORK_IS_UNREACHABLE
Network is unrechable.
GFARM_ERR_OPERATION_TIMED_OUT
Connetion timeout occurs.
GFARM_ERR_PROTOCOL
Protocol error occurs.
GFARM_ERR_BROKEN_PIPE
Connection to the metadata server is broken.
GFARM_ERR_PROTOCOL_NOT_SUPPORTED
Specified authentication protocol is not supported.
GFARM_ERR_AUTHENTICATION
User authentication failed when connecting to the metadata server.
Others
An error except the above occurred. The reason is shown by gfarm_error_string(3).
 

SEE ALSO

gfs_pio_close(3), gfs_pio_create(3), gfs_pio_eof(3), gfs_pio_error(3), gfs_pio_flush(3), gfs_pio_getc(3), gfs_pio_getline(3), gfs_pio_open(3), gfs_pio_putc(3), gfs_pio_putline(3), gfs_pio_puts(3), gfs_pio_read(3), gfs_pio_seek(3), gfs_pio_ungetc(3), gfs_pio_write(3)


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
RETURN VALUES
SEE ALSO

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