DtMmdbBookGetTabList(library call) DtMmdbBookGetTabList(library call)
NAMEDtMmdbBookGetTabList — obtains the list of tab sections in a book
unsigned int* length);
The DtMmdbBookGetTabList function returns the list of tab sections for
the specified book object. It returns the list in a NULL-terminated
array. Use the DtMmdbFreeHandleList function to release the memory when
the array is no longer needed. Table lookup is involved when the iden‐
tifier is specified by either the primary_oid or sequence_num field.
request Specifies the bookcase in the bookcase descriptor field, as
well as a valid value in the primary_oid, the secondary_oid,
or the sequence_num field. The primary_oid represents the
DtInfo Database object identifier of the TOC section; the
secondary_oid represents the object identifier of the book
itself; and the sequence_num represents the sequence number
of the book within the bookcase (0 based). If more than one
of these fields have a valid value, the order of precedence
is: primary_oid, secondary_oid, and, last, sequence_num.
length Specifies the variable to receive the length of the returned
list of sections, if the returned pointer to the list is not
If DtMmdbBookGetTabList completes successfully, it returns a pointer to
the list of sections for the book. If it fails, it returns a NULL
TO BE SUPPLIED.