Manual Reference Pages - NG_DEVICE (4)
- device netgraph node type
node is both a netgraph node and a system device interface.
node is created, a new device entry appears which is accessible via the
regular file operators such as
The first node is created as
all subsequent nodes
node has a single hook with an arbitrary name.
All data coming in over the hook will be presented to the device
All data coming in from the device entry by
will be forwarded to the hook.
node supports one non-generic control message:
Returns device name corresponding to a node.
This node shuts down upon receipt of a
control message, or upon hook disconnection.
The associated device entry is removed and becomes available
for use by future
node type was first implemented in
.Fx 5.0 .
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