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ddi_driver_major

Section: Kernel Functions for Drivers (9F)
Updated: 18 Jun 2001
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NAME

ddi_driver_major - return driver's major device number  

SYNOPSIS

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

major_t ddi_driver_major(dev_info_t *dip);  

INTERFACE LEVEL

Solaris DDI specific (Solaris DDI)  

DESCRIPTION

ddi_driver_major() returns the major device number for the driver associated with the supplied dev_info node. This value can then be used as an argument to makedevice(9F) to construct a complete dev_t.  

PARAMETERS

dip

A pointer to the device's dev_info structure.

 

RETURN VALUES

ddi_driver_major() returns the major number of the driver bound to a device, if any, or DDI_MAJOR_T_NONE otherwise.  

CONTEXT

ddi_driver_major() can be called from kernel or interrupt context.  

SEE ALSO

ddi_driver_name(9F)

Writing Device Drivers


 

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