DLPI_MACTYPE(3DLPI) Data Link Provider Interface Library Functions DLPI_MACTYPE(3DLPI)

dlpi_mactype - convert a DLPI MAC type to a string

cc [ flag ... ] file ... -ldlpi [ library ... ]
#include <libdlpi.h>
const char *dlpi_mactype(uint_t mactype);

The dlpi_mactype() function returns a pointer to a string that describes the specified mactype. Possible MAC types are defined in <sys/dlpi.h>. The string is not dynamically allocated and must not be freed by the caller.

Upon success, the function returns a pointer string that describes the MAC type. If mactype is unknown, the string "Unknown MAC Type" is returned.

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

Interface Stability Committed
MT-Level Safe

libdlpi(3LIB), attributes(7)

June 15, 2007 OmniOS