getrpcport(3N)getrpcport(3N)NAMEgetrpcport() - get RPC port number
returns the port number for version versnum of the RPC program prognum
running on host and using protocol proto. It returns if the RPC system
failed to contact the remote portmap service, the program associated
with prognum is not registered, or there is no mapping between the pro‐
gram and a port. If prognum is registered but not with version ver‐
snum, it returns the port number of the last registered (prognum,
This routine exists for backward compatibility only. Enhanced func‐
tionality is provided by (see rpcbind(3N)).
User applications that call this routine must be linked with For exam‐
was developed by Sun Microsystems, Inc.