optionFindValue

optionFindValue(3)            Programmer's Manual           optionFindValue(3)



NAME
       optionFindValue - find a hierarcicaly valued option instance


SYNOPSIS
       #include <your-opts.h>
       cc [...] -o outfile infile.c -lopts [...]

       const tOptionValue * optionFindValue(const tOptDesc * odesc, char const
       * name, char const * val);


DESCRIPTION
       This routine will find an entry in a nested value option or
       configurable.  It will search through the list and return a matching
       entry.

       odesc  an option with a nested arg type

       name   name of value to find

       val    the matching value


RETURN VALUE
       a compound value structure


ERRORS
       The returned result is NULL and errno is set:







       EINVAL - the pOptValue does not point to a valid hierarchical option
       value.

       ENOENT - no entry matched the given name.  @end itemize

SEE ALSO
       The info documentation for the -lopts library.
       ao_string_tokenize(3), configFileLoad(3), optionFileLoad(3),
       optionFindNextValue(3), optionFree(3), optionGetValue(3),
       optionLoadLine(3), optionMemberList(3), optionNextValue(3),
       optionOnlyUsage(3), optionPrintVersion(3),
       optionPrintVersionAndReturn(3), optionProcess(3), optionRestore(3),
       optionSaveFile(3), optionSaveState(3), optionUnloadNested(3),
       optionVersion(3), strequate(3), streqvcmp(3), streqvmap(3),
       strneqvcmp(3), strtransform(3),



                                  2018-11-10                optionFindValue(3)