NAMEg_provider_by_name - find GEOM provider with given name
SYNOPSIS#include <geom/geom.h> struct g_provider * g_provider_by_name(const char *name);
DESCRIPTIONThe g_provider_by_name() function searches for a provider called name and returns the structure g_provider bound to it. Argument name should be a name, not a full path (i.e., ''da0'', instead of ''/dev/da0'').
RESTRICTIONS/CONDITIONSThe topology lock has to be held.
RETURN VALUESThe g_provider_by_name() function returns a pointer to the provider called name or NULL if there is no such provider.
SEE ALSOgeom(4), DECLARE_GEOM_CLASS(9), g_access(9), g_attach(9), g_bio(9), g_consumer(9), g_data(9), g_event(9), g_geom(9), g_provider(9), g_wither_geom(9)
AUTHORSThis manual page was written by Pawel Jakub Dawidek <pjd@FreeBSD.org>. G_PROVIDER_BY_NAME(9)