MP_GETASSOCIATEDPLUGINOID(3MPAPI) Common Multipath Management Library Functions


NAME


MP_GetAssociatedPluginOid - get the object ID for the plugin

SYNOPSIS


cc [ flag... ] file... -lMPAPI [ library... ]
#include <mpapi.h>

MP_STATUS MP_GetAssociatedPluginOid(MP_OID oid,
MP_OID *pPluginOID);


PARAMETERS


oid
The object ID of an object that has been received from a
previous API call.


pPluginOID
A pointer to an object ID that has type MP_OID structure
allocated by the caller. With a successful return this will
contain the object ID of the plugin associated with the
object specified by the oid.


DESCRIPTION


The MP_GetAssociatedPluginOid() function gets the object ID for the
plugin associated with the specified object ID. The sequence number
subfield of the oid is not validate since this API is implemented in the
common library.

RETURN VALUES


MP_STATUS_INVALID_OBJECT_TYPE

The oid does not specify any valid object type. This is most likely
to happen if an uninitialized object ID is passed to the API.


MP_STATUS_INVALID_PARAMETER

The pluginOid is null or specifies a memory area to which data cannot
be written.


MP_STATUS_OBJECT_NOT_FOUND

The oid owner ID is invalid.


ATTRIBUTES


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


+--------------------+---------------------------+
| ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE |
+--------------------+---------------------------+
|Interface Stability | Standard: ANSI INCITS 412 |
| | Multipath Management API |
+--------------------+---------------------------+
|MT-Level | Safe |
+--------------------+---------------------------+

SEE ALSO


libMPAPI(3LIB), attributes(5)


Multipath Management API Version 1.0


February 15, 2006
MP_GETASSOCIATEDPLUGINOID(3MPAPI)