- get an object type
cc [ flag… ] file… -lMPAPI [ library… ] #include <mpapi.h> MP_STATUS MP_GetObjectType(MP_OID oid, MP_OBJECT_TYPE *pObjectType);
The initialized object ID to have the type determined.
A pointer to an object ID that has type MP_OBJECT_TYPE variable allocated by the caller. With a successful return it contains the object type of oid.
The MP_GetObjectType() function gets the object type of an initialized object ID.
This API is provided so that clients can determine the type of object an object ID represents. This can be very useful for a client function that receives notifications.
The oid does not specify any valid object type. This is most likely to happen if an uninitialized object ID is passed to th e API.
The pObjectType is null or specifies a memory area to which data cannot be written.
The operation is successful.
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes:
Multipath Management API Version 1.0