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- Convert an M_IOCTL or M_IOCDATA message to an M_COPYIN
#include <sys/stream.h> #include <sys/strsun.h> void mcopyin(mblk_t *mp, void *private, size_t size, void * useraddr);
Solaris DDI specific (Solaris DDI).
M_IOCTL or M_IOCDATA message.
Value to which the cq_private field of copyreq(9S) is set.
Value to which the cq_size field of copyreq(9S) is set.
Optionally, the value to which the cq_addr field of copyreq(9S) is set.
The mcopyin() function converts an M_IOCTL or M_IOCDATA message into an M_COPYIN message using the supplied arguments.
To convert the message, mcopyin() changes the message type to M_COPYIN, and its payload from a iocblk(9S) to a copyreq(9S). Since the iocblk(9S) and copyreq(9S) are designed to overlay one another, the only fields which must be updated are cq_private, cq_size, and cq_addr, which are set to the supplied values. If useraddr is passed as NULL, mp must be a transparent M_IOCTL, and cq_addr is assigned the pointer-sized quantity found at mp->b_cont->b_rptr.
Any trailing message blocks associated with mp are freed.
This function can be called from user, kernel or interrupt context.
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