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abort.3am - Man Page

exit without running END rules


@load "abort"



The abort extension adds a function named abort(), as follows:


This function takes an integer argument and passes that value to the exit(3) C library function.  If the argument is not numeric, it passes zero to exit(3). No matter what, gawk exits.


@load "abort"
printf "Goodbye, cruel world!\n"

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Arnold D. Robbins

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Referenced By

assert(3), assert_perror(3), guestfs(3), jemalloc(3), mallopt(3), mcheck(3), memcapable(1), nbdkit-release-notes-1.14(1), pmemobj_tx_begin(3), rawshark(1), signal(7), signal-safety(7), snobol4key(1), stdio(3), stress-ng(1), Tcl_Panic(3), tshark(1), vtc(7), wireshark(1).

Jan 08 2018 Free Software Foundation GNU Awk Extension Modules