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AIX Version 4.3 Kernel and Subsystems Technical Reference, Volume 1

rtalloc Kernel Service


Allocates a route.


#include <sys/types.h>
#include <sys/errno.h>
#include <net/route.h>
void rtalloc (ro)
register struct route *ro;


ro Specifies the route.


The rtalloc kernel service allocates a route, which consists of a destination address and a reference to a routing entry.

Execution Environment

The rtalloc kernel service can be called from either the process or interrupt environment.

Return Values

The rtalloc service has no return values.


To allocate a route, invoke the rtalloc kernel service as follows:


Implementation Specifics

The rtalloc kernel service is part of Base Operating System (BOS) Runtime.

Related Information

Network Kernel Services in AIX Kernel Extensions and Device Support Programming Concepts.

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