If the library and/or application is compiled for Release 1.12 emulation, H5L_VISIT_BY_NAME will be mapped to H5L_VISIT_BY_NAME2 and H5L_VISIT_BY_NAME1 is deprecated. With earlier versions, H5L_VISIT_BY_NAME is mapped to H5L_VISIT_BY_NAME1.
Specific compile-time compatibility flags and the resulting mappings are as follows:
No compatibility flag
H5L_VISIT_BY_NAME2 (using 1.12 source)
H5L_VISIT_BY_NAME (see H5L_VISIT_BY_NAME1) (using 1.10 or 1.8 source)
Emulate Release 1.12
Emulate Release 1.8 or 1.10 interface
The function H5L_VISIT_BY_NAME was renamed to H5L_VISIT_BY_NAME1 and deprecated in this release.The macro H5L_VISIT_BY_NAME and the function H5L_VISIT_BY_NAME2 were introduced in this release.