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* pOptDesc, const
       char* name, const char* value);


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.

       pOptDesc
              an option with a nested arg type

       name   name of value to find

       value  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), optionNextValue(3), optionProcess(3),
       optionRestore(3), optionSaveFile(3), optionSaveState(3),
       optionUnloadNested(3), optionVersion(3), pathfind(3), strequate(3),
       streqvcmp(3), streqvmap(3), strneqvcmp(3), strtransform(3),



                                  2005-10-12                optionFindValue(3)