lfc_opendir man page

LFC_OPENDIR(3)               LFC Library Functions              LFC_OPENDIR(3)

[1mNAME[0m
      lfc_opendir - open a LFC directory in the name server

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

      [1mlfc_DIR *lfc_opendir (const char *[4m[22mpath[24m[1m)[0m

[1mDESCRIPTION[0m
      [1mlfc_opendir [22mopens a LFC directory in the name server to be used in sub-
      sequent [1mlfc_readdir [22moperations.  A [1mlfc_DIR [22mstructure and  a  buffer  to
      cache the directory entries are allocated in the client API.

      [4mpath[24m   specifies  the  logical  pathname  relative  to  the current LFC
             directory or the full LFC pathname.

[1mRETURN VALUE[0m
      This routine returns a pointer to be used in the  subsequent  directory
      function calls if the operation was successful or NULL if the operation
      failed. In the latter case, [1mserrno [22mis set appropriately.

[1mERRORS[0m
      [1mENOENT       [22mA component of [4mpath[24m prefix does not exist  or  [4mpath[24m  is  a
                   null pathname.

      [1mEACCES       [22mSearch  permission  is  denied  on a component of the [4mpath[0m
                   prefix or read permission is denied on [4mpath[24m.

      [1mEFAULT       [4m[22mpath[24m is a NULL pointer.

      [1mENOTDIR      [22mA component of [4mpath[24m prefix is not a directory.

      [1mENAMETOOLONG [22mThe length of [4mpath[24m exceeds [1mCA_MAXPATHLEN [22mor the length  of
                   a [4mpath[24m component exceeds [1mCA_MAXNAMELEN[22m.

      [1mSENOSHOST    [22mHost unknown.

      [1mSENOSSERV    [22mService unknown.

      [1mSECOMERR     [22mCommunication error.

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

[1mSEE ALSO[0m
      [1mCastor_limits(4)[22m,      [1mlfc_chdir(3)[22m,     [1mlfc_closedir(3)[22m,     [1mlfc_read-[0m
      [1mdir(3), lfc_readdirg(3)[22m, [1mlfc_rewinddir(3)[0m

[1mAUTHOR[0m
      [1mLCG Grid Deployment [22mTeam

LFC                      $Date: 2001/10/04 12:12:46 $           LFC_OPENDIR(3)