iconv_close (3p)

PROLOG

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NAME

iconv_close — codeset conversion deallocation function

SYNOPSIS

#include <iconv.h>
int iconv_close(iconv_t cd);

DESCRIPTION

The iconv_close() function shall deallocate the conversion descriptor cd and all other associated resources allocated by iconv_open().
If a file descriptor is used to implement the type iconv_t, that file descriptor shall be closed.

RETURN VALUE

Upon successful completion, 0 shall be returned; otherwise, −1 shall be returned and errno set to indicate the error.

ERRORS

The iconv_close() function may fail if:
EBADF
The conversion descriptor is invalid.
The following sections are informative.

EXAMPLES

None.

APPLICATION USAGE

None.

RATIONALE

None.

FUTURE DIRECTIONS

None.

SEE ALSO

iconv(), iconv_open()
The Base Definitions volume of POSIX.1‐2008, <iconv.h>

Information

Source
POSIX
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IEEE/The Open Group
Source updated
January 1, 2013
Page created
March 3, 2018
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March 4, 2018