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nlsprovider

Section: Networking Services Library Functions (3NSL)
Updated: 14 Nov 2002
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NAME

nlsprovider - get name of transport provider  

SYNOPSIS

char *nlsprovider(void);  

DESCRIPTION

nlsprovider() returns a pointer to a null-terminated character string which contains the name of the transport provider as placed in the environment by the listener process. If the variable is not defined in the environment, a NULL pointer is returned.

The environment variable is only available to server processes started by the listener process.  

RETURN VALUES

If the variable is not defined in the environment, a NULL pointer is returned.  

FILES

/usr/lib/libnls.so.1 shared object

 

ATTRIBUTES

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

ATTRIBUTE TYPEATTRIBUTE VALUE
MT-LevelUnsafe

 

SEE ALSO

nlsadmin(1M), attributes(5)  

NOTES

This interface is unsafe in multithreaded applications. Unsafe interfaces should be called only from the main thread.


 

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NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
RETURN VALUES
FILES
ATTRIBUTES
SEE ALSO
NOTES

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