NAME [Toc] [Back]
dlpi.h - data link provider interface standard header file
SYNOPSIS [Toc] [Back]
DESCRIPTION [Toc] [Back]
<dlpi.h> is the standard header file containing DLPI requests as
prescribed by the DLPI 2.0 standard. It contains the definitions for
the primitives, acknowledgements and associated structures.
The header file must be included by all DLS users (user-space and
kernel-space) who intend to interact with LAN drivers through DLPI.
The header file contains definitions for both connection-mode and
The header file <dlpi_drv.h> provides definitions that are required by
networking device drivers to interactvie with DLPI; see dlpi_drv(4).
The header file <dlpi_ext.h> provides HP-specific extensions to DLPI
2.0 standards; see dlpi_ext(4). The manual page dlpi(7) provides an
overview of HP-UX's DLPI.
AUTHOR [Toc] [Back]
<dlpi.h> was created by HP, based on DLPI 2.0 standard.
SEE ALSO [Toc] [Back]
dlpi_drv(4), dlpi_ext(4), dlpi(7), lan(7).
DLPI Programmer's Guide, 2003, Hewlett-Packard
Driver Development Guide, Hewlett-Packard
Hewlett-Packard Company - 1 - HP-UX 11i Version 2: August 2003 [ Back ]