KSTAT_DELETE(9F) Kernel Functions for Drivers KSTAT_DELETE(9F)


NAME


kstat_delete - remove a kstat from the system

SYNOPSIS


#include <sys/types.h>
#include <sys/kstat.h>


void kstat_delete(kstat_t *ksp);


INTERFACE LEVEL


Solaris DDI specific (Solaris DDI)

PARAMETERS


ksp
Pointer to a currently installed kstat(9S) structure.


DESCRIPTION


kstat_delete() removes ksp from the kstat chain and frees all associated
system resources.

RETURN VALUES


None.

CONTEXT


kstat_delete() can be called from any context.

SEE ALSO


kstat_create(9F), kstat_install(9F), kstat_named_init(9F), kstat(9S)


Writing Device Drivers

NOTES


When calling kstat_delete(), the driver must not be holding that kstat's
ks_lock. Otherwise, it may deadlock with a kstat reader.


April 4, 1994 KSTAT_DELETE(9F)