SLPGETPROPERTY(3SLP) Service Location Protocol Library Functions


NAME


SLPGetProperty - return SLP configuration property

SYNOPSIS


cc [ flag... ] file... -lslp [ library... ]
#include <slp.h>

const char* SLPGetProperty(const char* pcName);


DESCRIPTION


The SLPGetProperty() function returns the value of the corresponding SLP
property name, or NULL, if none. If there is no error,
SLPGetProperty() returns a pointer to the property value. If the
property was not set, it returns the empty string, "". If an error
occurs, SLPGetProperty() returns NULL. The returned string should not
be freed.

PARAMETERS


pcName
A null-terminated string with the property name. pcName
cannot be NULL.


ERRORS


This function or its callback may return any SLP error code. See the
ERRORS section in slp_api(3SLP).

EXAMPLES


Example 1: Using SLPGetProperty()




Use the following example to return a list of configured scopes:


const char* useScopes

useScopes = SLPGetProperty("net.slp.useScopes");


ENVIRONMENT VARIABLES


SLP_CONF_FILE
When set, use this file for configuration.


SEE ALSO


slpd(1M), slp_api(3SLP), slp.conf(4), slpd.reg(4), attributes(5)


System Administration Guide: Network Services


Kempf, J. and Guttman, E. RFC 2614, An API for Service Location. The
Internet Society. June 1999.


January 16, 2003 SLPGETPROPERTY(3SLP)