since: 1.0.8

Declaration [src]

fu_device_get_parent (
  FuDevice* self

Description [src]

Gets any parent device. An parent device is logically “above” the current device and this may be reflected in client tools.

This information also allows the plugin to optionally verify the parent device, for instance checking the parent device firmware version.

The parent object is not refcounted and if destroyed this function will then return NULL.

Available since: 1.0.8

Return value

Type: FuDevice

A device or NULL.

The data is owned by the instance.