|| Linux Programmer's Manual
NAME getrpcport - get RPC port number
int getrpcport(char *
getrpcport() returns the port number for version
versnum of the RPC program
prognum running on
host and using protocol
proto. It returns 0 if it cannot contact the portmapper, or if
prognum is not registered. If
prognum is registered but not with version
versnum, it will still return a port number (for some version of the program) indicating that the program is indeed registered. The version mismatch will be detected upon the first call to the service.
CONFORMING TO Not in POSIX.1-2001. Present on the BSDs, Solaris, and many other systems.
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