g_provider_by_name - "find GEOM provider with given name"
Synopsis Description Restrictions/conditions Return Values See Also Authors
.In geom/geom.h "struct g_provider *" g_provider_by_name "const char *name"
The g_provider_by_name function searches for a provider called name and returns the structure .Vt g_provider bound to it. Argument name should be a name, not a full path (i.e., "da0", instead of "/dev/da0").
The topology lock has to be held.
The g_provider_by_name function returns a pointer to the provider called name or NULL if there is no such provider.
geom(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)