lfc_getusrbynam man page

LFC_GETUSRBYNAM(3)           LFC Library Functions          LFC_GETUSRBYNAM(3)

[1mNAME[0m
      lfc_getusrbynam - get virtual uid associated with a given user name

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

      [1mint lfc_getusrbynam (char *[4m[22musername[24m[1m, uid_t *[4m[22muid[24m[1m)[0m

[1mDESCRIPTION[0m
      [1mlfc_getusrbynam [22mgets the virtual uid associated with a given user name.

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

      [4muid[24m    specifies the address of a buffer to receive  the  Virtual  User
             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[22musername[24m or [4muid[24m is a NULL pointer.

      [1mEINVAL       [22mThis user name does not exist in the internal mapping  ta-
                   ble or the length of [4musername[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_GETUSRBYNAM(3)