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tt_otype_derived (3)

Name

tt_otype_derived - return the ith otype derived from the given otype

Synopsis

#include <Tt/tt_c.h>
char *tt_otype_derived(const char *otype,
int i);

Description

tt_otype_derived(3)           ToolTalk Functions           tt_otype_derived(3)



NAME
       tt_otype_derived - return the ith otype derived from the given otype

SYNOPSIS
       #include <Tt/tt_c.h>
       char *tt_otype_derived(const char *otype,
                              int i);

DESCRIPTION
       The  tt_otype_derived() function returns the ith otype derived from the
       given otype.

       The otype argument is the object type involved in this operation.   The
       i  argument  is  the  zero-based index into the otypes derived from the
       given otype.

RETURN VALUE
       Upon successful completion, the tt_otype_derived() function returns the
       name  of  the  ith otype derived from the given otype.  The application
       can use tt_ptr_error(3) to extract one of the following Tt_status  val-
       ues from the returned pointer:

          TT_OK   The operation completed successfully.

          TT_ERR_NOMP
                  The  ttsession(1)  process  is  not running and the ToolTalk
                  service cannot restart it.

          TT_ERR_OTYPE
                  The specified object type is not the name  of  an  installed
                  object type.

APPLICATION USAGE
       The  application  should  use tt_free(3) to free any data stored in the
       address returned by the ToolTalk API.


ATTRIBUTES
       See attributes(7) for descriptions of the following attributes:


       +---------------+------------------+
       |ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE  |
       +---------------+------------------+
       |Availability   | library/tooltalk |
       +---------------+------------------+
       |Stability      | Committed        |
       +---------------+------------------+
SEE ALSO
       tt_c(5), tt_otype_is_derived(3), tt_otype_base(3),
       tt_otype_deriveds_count(3), tt_spec_type(3), tt_message_otype(3),
       tt_ptr_error(3), tt_free(3).




ToolTalk 1.3                     1 March 1996              tt_otype_derived(3)