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getminor(9f) [opensolaris man page]

getminor(9F)						   Kernel Functions for Drivers 					      getminor(9F)

NAME
getminor - get minor device number SYNOPSIS
#include <sys/types.h> #include <sys/mkdev.h> #include <sys/ddi.h> minor_t getminor(dev_t dev); INTERFACE LEVEL
Architecture independent level 1 (DDI/DKI). PARAMETERS
dev Device number. DESCRIPTION
The getminor() function extracts the minor number from a device number. RETURN VALUES
The minor number. CONTEXT
The getminor() function can be called from user, interrupt, or kernel context. EXAMPLES
See the getmajor(9F) manual page for an example of how to use getminor(). SEE ALSO
getmajor(9F), makedevice(9F) Writing Device Drivers WARNINGS
No validity checking is performed. If dev is invalid, an invalid number is returned. SunOS 5.11 16 Jan 2006 getminor(9F)

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getminor(9F)                                               Kernel Functions for Drivers                                               getminor(9F)

NAME
getminor - get minor device number SYNOPSIS
#include <sys/types.h> #include <sys/mkdev.h> #include <sys/ddi.h> minor_t getminor(dev_t dev); INTERFACE LEVEL
Architecture independent level 1 (DDI/DKI). PARAMETERS
dev Device number. DESCRIPTION
getminor() extracts the minor number from a device number. RETURN VALUES
The minor number. CONTEXT
getminor() can be called from user or interrupt context. EXAMPLES
See the getmajor(9F) manual page for an example of how to use getminor(). SEE ALSO
getmajor(9F), makedevice(9F) Writing Device Drivers WARNINGS
No validity checking is performed. If dev is invalid, an invalid number is returned. SunOS 5.10 11 Apr 1991 getminor(9F)
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