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ddi_binding_name

Section: Kernel Functions for Drivers (9F)
Updated: 3 May 1996
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NAME

ddi_binding_name, ddi_get_name - return driver binding name  

SYNOPSIS

#include <sys/ddi.h>
#include <sys/sunddi.h>

char *ddi_binding_name(dev_info_t *dip);

char *ddi_get_name(dev_info_t *dip);  

INTERFACE LEVEL

Solaris DDI specific (Solaris DDI).  

PARAMETERS

dip A pointer to the device's dev_info structure.

 

DESCRIPTION

ddi_binding_name() and ddi_get_name() return the driver binding name. This is the name used to select a driver for the device. This name is typically derived from the device name property or the device compatible property. The name returned may be a driver alias or the driver name.  

RETURN VALUES

ddi_binding_name() and ddi_get_name() return the name used to bind a driver to a device.  

CONTEXT

ddi_binding_name() and ddi_get_name() can be called from user, kernel, or interrupt context.  

SEE ALSO

ddi_node_name(9F)

Writing Device Drivers  

WARNINGS

The name returned by ddi_binding_name() and ddi_get_name() is read-only.


 

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NAME
SYNOPSIS
INTERFACE LEVEL
PARAMETERS
DESCRIPTION
RETURN VALUES
CONTEXT
SEE ALSO
WARNINGS

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