DsValidateSubnetNameA function

The DsValidateSubnetName function validates a subnet name in the form xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx/YY. The Xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx portion must be a valid IP address. Yy must be the number of leftmost significant bits included in the mask. All bits of the IP address that are not covered by the mask must be specified as zero.

Syntax

DSGETDCAPI DWORD DsValidateSubnetNameA(
  LPCSTR SubnetName
);

Parameters

SubnetName

Pointer to a null-terminated string that specifies the name of the subnet to validate.

Return Value

If the function returns account information, the return value is NO_ERROR.

If the function fails, the return value is the following error code.

Requirements

   
Minimum supported client Windows Vista
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2008
Target Platform Windows
Header dsgetdc.h
Library Netapi32.lib
DLL Netapi32.dll

See Also

Directory Service Functions

DsGetDcName

DsGetSiteName