getfh(2)getfh(2)NAMEgetfh() - return file handle for file on remote node
The system call returns a file handle in the pointed to by fhp for the
file pointed to by path. This information is used to perform an NFS
mount for a remote node. is executed on the remote node; results are
passed back to the program doing the NFS mount. The caller should
never examine the file handle contents. The file handle only identi‐
fies a file to the node that produced the file handle. (The term "file
handle" refers to an NFS concept.)
The effective user ID of the calling process must be superuser.
returns the following values:
is set to indicate the error.
If fails, is set to one of the following values.
[EINVAL] Invalid argument, or the file or directory has
not been exported by (see exportfs(1M)).
[ENOENT] File or directory specified by path does not
[EPERM] The effective user ID is not superuser.
[EREMOTE] The file or directory specified by path is a
remote file or directory.
This call should be used only by HP-supplied commands and is not recom‐
mended for use by non-HP-supplied programs.
was developed by Sun Microsystems, Inc.
SEE ALSOexportfs(1M), mount(1M), vfsmount(2).