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Protocols for Interworking: XNFS, Version 3W
Copyright © 1998 The Open Group


SM_STAT - Check Status

RPC Data Descriptions

Call Arguments

struct sm_name { string mon_name<SM_MAXSTRLEN>; };

Return Arguments

struct sm_stat_res { res res_stat; int state; };

RPC Procedure Description

sm_stat_res SM_STAT(struct sm_name) = 1;


This procedure tests to see whether the NSM agrees to monitor the given host.

Implementations should not rely on this procedure being operative. In many current implementations of the NSM it will always return a "STAT_FAIL" status.

Return Codes

When the procedure returns, "sm_stat_res.sm_stat" will be set to one of the following values:

The NSM will monitor the given host. "sm_stat_res.state" contains the state of the NSM.

The NSM is not be able to monitor the host.

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