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

Converts character device into a string indicating the device name.

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February 10, 2012
DEVTONAME(9)                      BSD Kernel Developer's Manual                      DEVTONAME(9)

NAME

devtoname — converts character device into a string indicating the device name

SYNOPSIS

#include <sys/param.h> #include <sys/conf.h> const char * devtoname(struct cdev *dev);

DESCRIPTION

The devtoname() function returns a pointer to the name of the device passed to it. The name is whatever was set to it in make_dev().

HISTORY

The devtoname() interface first appeared in FreeBSD 4.0
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