ICONV_CLOSE(3C) Standard C Library Functions ICONV_CLOSE(3C)

iconv_close - code conversion deallocation function

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

The iconv_close() function deallocates the conversion descriptor cd and all other associated resources allocated by the iconv_open(3C) function.

If a file descriptor is used to implement the type iconv_t, that file descriptor will be closed.

For examples using the iconv_close() function, see iconv(3C).

Upon successful completion, iconv_close() returns 0; otherwise, it returns −1 and sets errno to indicate the error.

The iconv_close() function may fail if:


The conversion descriptor is invalid.

See attributes(7) for descriptions of the following attributes:

Interface Stability Standard
MT-Level MT-Safe

iconv(3C), iconv_open(3C), attributes(7), standards(7)

July 24, 2002 OmniOS