lfc_getgrpbynam man page

LFC_GETGRPBYNAM(3) LFC Library Functions LFC_GETGRPBYNAM(3)

[1mNAME[0m
lfc_getgrpbynam - get virtual gid associated with a given group name

[1mSYNOPSIS[0m
[1m#include <sys/types.h>[0m
[1m#include "lfc_api.h"[0m

[1mint lfc_getgrpbynam (char *[4m[22mgroupname[24m[1m, gid_t *[4m[22mgid[24m[1m)[0m

[1mDESCRIPTION[0m
[1mlfc_getgrpbynam [22mgets the virtual gid associated with a given group
name.

[4mgroupname[0m
specifies the group name. It must be at most 255 characters
long.

[4mgid[24m specifies the address of a buffer to receive the Virtual Group
Id.

[1mRETURN VALUE[0m
This routine returns 0 if the operation was successful or -1 if the
operation failed. In the latter case, [1mserrno [22mis set appropriately.

[1mERRORS[0m
[1mEFAULT [4m[22mgroupname[24m or [4mgid[24m is a NULL pointer.

[1mEINVAL [22mThis group name does not exist in the internal mapping ta-
ble or the length of [4mgroupname[24m exceeds 255.

[1mSENOSHOST [22mHost unknown.

[1mSENOSSERV [22mService unknown.

[1mSECOMERR [22mCommunication error.

[1mENSNACT [22mName server is not running or is being shutdown.

LFC $Date: 2005/10/19 11:30:57 $ LFC_GETGRPBYNAM(3)

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