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explain_creat_or_die(3)	   Library Functions Manual    explain_creat_or_die(3)

NAME
       explain_creat_or_die - create and open a	file creat and report errors

SYNOPSIS
       #include	<libexplain/creat.h>
       void explain_creat_or_die(const char *pathname, int mode);

DESCRIPTION
       The  explain_creat_or_die  function is used to call the creat(2)	system
       call.  On failure an explanation	will be	printed	 to  stderr,  obtained
       from  explain_creat(3),	and  then  the	process	 terminates by calling
       exit(EXIT_FAILURE).

       This function is	intended to be used in a fashion similar to  the  fol-
       lowing example:
	      explain_creat_or_die(pathname, mode);

       pathname
	       The  pathname,  exactly	as to be passed	to the creat(2)	system
	       call.

       mode    The mode, exactly as to be passed to the	creat(2) system	call.

       Returns:
	       This function only returns on success.  On failure,  prints  an
	       explanation and exits.

SEE ALSO
       creat(2)
	       open and	possibly create	a file or device

       explain_creat(3)
	       explain creat(2)	errors

       exit(2) terminate the calling process

COPYRIGHT
       libexplain version 1.3
       Copyright (C) 2008 Peter	Miller

						       explain_creat_or_die(3)

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