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explain_stime_or_die(3)	   Library Functions Manual    explain_stime_or_die(3)

NAME
       explain_stime_or_die - set system time and report errors

SYNOPSIS
       #include	<libexplain/stime.h>
       void explain_stime_or_die(time_t	*t);
       int explain_stime_on_error(time_t *t);

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

       The explain_stime_on_error function is used to call the stime(2)	system
       call.  On  failure  an  explanation will	be printed to stderr, obtained
       from the	explain_stime(3) function, but still returns to	the caller.

       t       The t, exactly as to be passed to the stime(2) system call.

RETURN VALUE
       The explain_stime_or_die	function only returns on success, see stime(2)
       for  more  information. On failure, prints an explanation and exits, it
       does not	return.

       The explain_stime_on_error function always returns the value return  by
       the wrapped stime(2) system call.

EXAMPLE
       The  explain_stime_or_die  function is intended to be used in a fashion
       similar to the following	example:
	      explain_stime_or_die(t);

SEE ALSO
       stime(2)
	       set system time

       explain_stime(3)
	       explain stime(2)	errors

       exit(2) terminate the calling process

COPYRIGHT
       libexplain version 1.3
       Copyright (C) 2009 Peter	Miller

						       explain_stime_or_die(3)

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