DLPI_MACTYPE(3DLPI) Data Link Provider Interface Library Functions


NAME


dlpi_mactype - convert a DLPI MAC type to a string

SYNOPSIS


cc [ flag ... ] file ... -ldlpi [ library ... ]
#include <libdlpi.h>

const char *dlpi_mactype(uint_t mactype);


DESCRIPTION


The dlpi_mactype() function returns a pointer to a string that describes
the specified mactype. Possible MAC types are defined in <sys/dlpi.h>.
The string is not dynamically allocated and must not be freed by the
caller.

RETURN VALUES


Upon success, the function returns a pointer string that describes the
MAC type. If mactype is unknown, the string "Unknown MAC Type" is
returned.

ATTRIBUTES


See attributes(5) for description of the following attributes:


+--------------------+-----------------+
| ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE |
+--------------------+-----------------+
|Interface Stability | Committed |
+--------------------+-----------------+
|MT-Level | Safe |
+--------------------+-----------------+

SEE ALSO


libdlpi(3LIB), attributes(5)


June 15, 2007 DLPI_MACTYPE(3DLPI)