Your company here, and a link to your site. Click to find out more.

hwlocality_info_attr - Man Page

Consulting and Adding Info Attributes



static const char * hwloc_obj_get_info_by_name (hwloc_obj_t obj, const char *name)
int hwloc_obj_add_info (hwloc_obj_t obj, const char *name, const char *value)

Detailed Description

Function Documentation

int hwloc_obj_add_info (hwloc_obj_t obj, const char * name, const char * value)

Add the given name and value pair to the given object info attributes. The info pair is appended to the existing info array even if another pair with the same name already exists.

The input strings are copied before being added in the object infos.


0 on success, -1 on error.


This function may be used to enforce object colors in the lstopo graphical output by adding 'lstopoStyle' as a name and 'Background=#rrggbb' as a value. See CUSTOM COLORS in the lstopo(1) manpage for details.

If name or value contain some non-printable characters, they will be dropped when exporting to XML, see hwloc_topology_export_xml() in hwloc/export.h.

static const char * hwloc_obj_get_info_by_name (hwloc_obj_t obj, const char * name) [inline], [static]

Search the given name in object infos and return the corresponding value. If multiple info attributes match the given name, only the first one is returned.


A pointer to the value string if it exists.

NULL if no such info attribute exists.


The string should not be freed by the caller, it belongs to the hwloc library.


Generated automatically by Doxygen for Hardware Locality (hwloc) from the source code.

Referenced By

The man pages hwloc_obj_add_info(3) and hwloc_obj_get_info_by_name(3) are aliases of hwlocality_info_attr(3).

Mon Dec 4 2023 Version 2.10.0 Hardware Locality (hwloc)