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VOP_PATHCONF(9FREEBSD) - man page online | system kernel interfaces

Return POSIX pathconf information.

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July 24, 1996
VOP_PATHCONF(9)                   BSD Kernel Developer's Manual                   VOP_PATHCONF(9)

NAME VOP_PATHCONF — return POSIX pathconf information
SYNOPSIS #include <sys/param.h> #include <sys/vnode.h> #include <sys/unistd.h> int VOP_PATHCONF(struct vnode *vp, int name, int *retval);
DESCRIPTION The arguments are: vp The vnode to get information about. name The type of information to return. retval The place to return the information. The value of name specifies what should be returned: _PC_LINK_MAX The maximum number of links to a file. _PC_NAME_MAX The maximum number of bytes in a file name. _PC_PATH_MAX The maximum number of bytes in a pathname. _PC_PIPE_BUF The maximum number of bytes which will be written atomically to a pipe. _PC_CHOWN_RESTRICTED Return 1 if appropriate privileges are required for the chown(2) sys‐ tem call, otherwise 0. _PC_NO_TRUNC Return 1 if file names longer than KERN_NAME_MAX are truncated.
RETURN VALUES If name is recognized, *retval is set to the specified value and zero is returned, otherwise EINVAL is returned.
SEE ALSO pathconf(2), vnode(9)
AUTHORS This manual page was written by Doug Rabson.
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VOP_PATHCONF(9freebsd) referred by vnode(9freebsd)
refer to chown(2) | pathconf(2freebsd) | vnode(9freebsd)