TELLDIR

Section: Linux Programmer's Manual (3)
Updated: 1993-03-31
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NAME

telldir - return current location in directory stream  

SYNOPSIS

#include <dirent.h>

off_t telldir(DIR *dir);
 

DESCRIPTION

The telldir() function returns the current location associated with the directory stream dir.  

RETURN VALUE

On success, the telldir() function returns the current location in the directory stream. On error, -1 is returned, and errno is set appropriately.  

ERRORS

EBADF
Invalid directory stream descriptor dir.
 

CONFORMING TO

4.3BSD, POSIX.1-2001.  

SEE ALSO

closedir(3), opendir(3), readdir(3), rewinddir(3), scandir(3), seekdir(3)


 

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