NET_INSTANCE_REGISTER(9F) Kernel Functions for Drivers

NAME


net_instance_register - register a set of instances to occur with IP
instance events

SYNOPSIS


#include <sys/neti.h>

int net_instance_register(net_instance_t *instances);


INTERFACE LEVEL


illumos DDI specific (illumos DDI).

PARAMETERS


instances
must be a pointer returned by net_instance_alloc(9F).


DESCRIPTION


The net_instance_register() function attempts to record the set of
functions passed by instances that are to be called when an event related
to IP instance maintenance occurs.

RETURN VALUES


If the net_instance_register() function succeeds, DDI_SUCCESS is
returned. Otherwise, DDI_FAILURE is returned to indicate failure due to
the name in the instance already being present.

CONTEXT


The net_instance_register() function may be called from user or kernel
context.

ATTRIBUTES


See attributes(7) for descriptions of the following attributes:


+--------------------+-----------------+
| ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE |
+--------------------+-----------------+
|Interface Stability | Committed |
+--------------------+-----------------+

SEE ALSO


attributes(7), net_instance_alloc(9F), net_instance_unregister(9F),
net_instance_t(9S)

illumos May 1, 2008 NET_INSTANCE_REGISTER(9F)