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TIMER_DELETE(2)		    BSD	System Calls Manual	       TIMER_DELETE(2)

NAME
     timer_delete -- delete a per-process timer	(REALTIME)

LIBRARY
     POSIX Real-time Library (librt, -lrt)

SYNOPSIS
     #include <time.h>

     int
     timer_delete(timer_t timerid);

DESCRIPTION
     The timer_delete()	system call deletes the	specified timer, timerid, pre-
     viously created by	the timer_create(2) system call.  If the timer is
     armed when	timer_delete() is called, the behavior is as if	the timer is
     automatically disarmed before removal.  Pending signals for the deleted
     timer are cleared.

RETURN VALUES
     Upon successful completion, the value 0 is	returned; otherwise the
     value -1 is returned and the global variable errno	is set to indicate the
     error.

ERRORS
     The timer_delete()	system call will fail if:

     [EINVAL]		The timer ID specified by timerid is not a valid timer
			ID.

SEE ALSO
     timer_create(2)

STANDARDS
     The timer_delete()	system call conforms to	IEEE Std 1003.1-2004
     ("POSIX.1").

HISTORY
     Support for POSIX per-process timer first appeared	in FreeBSD 7.0.

BSD			      September	11, 2000			   BSD

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