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explain_fputs_or_die(3)	   Library Functions Manual    explain_fputs_or_die(3)

NAME
       explain_fputs_or_die - write a string to	a stream and report errors

SYNOPSIS
       #include	<libexplain/fputs.h>
       void explain_fputs_or_die(const char *s,	FILE *fp);
       int explain_fputs_on_error(const	char *s, FILE *fp);

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

       The explain_fputs_on_error function is used to call the fputs(3)	system
       call.  On  failure  an  explanation will	be printed to stderr, obtained
       from the	explain_fputs(3) function, but still returns to	the caller.

       s       The s, exactly as to be passed to the fputs(3) system call.

       fp      The fp, exactly as to be	passed to the fputs(3) system call.

RETURN VALUE
       The explain_fputs_or_die	function only returns on success, see fputs(3)
       for  more  information. On failure, prints an explanation and exits, it
       does not	return.

       The explain_fputs_on_error function always returns the value return  by
       the wrapped fputs(3) system call.

EXAMPLE
       The  explain_fputs_or_die  function is intended to be used in a fashion
       similar to the following	example:
	      explain_fputs_or_die(s, fp);

SEE ALSO
       fputs(3)
	       write a string to a stream

       explain_fputs(3)
	       explain fputs(3)	errors

       exit(2) terminate the calling process

COPYRIGHT
       libexplain version 1.3
       Copyright (C) 2009 Peter	Miller

						       explain_fputs_or_die(3)

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