pmprintdesc(3) — Linux manual page


PMPRINTDESC(3)          Library Functions Manual          PMPRINTDESC(3)

NAME         top

       pmPrintDesc - print a metric descriptor

C SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <pcp/pmapi.h>

       void pmPrintDesc(FILE *f, const pmDesc *desc)

       cc ... -lpcp

DESCRIPTION         top

       Display all the fields of the Performance Metrics Descriptor desc
       on the output stream f.

SEE ALSO         top

       PMAPI(3) and pmLookupDesc(3).

COLOPHON         top

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