explain_futimes_or_die man page
explain_futimes_or_die — change file timestamps and report errors
void explain_futimes_or_die(int fildes, const struct timeval *tv);
The explain_futimes_or_die function is used to call the futimes(3) system call. On failure an explanation will be printed to stderr, obtained from explain_futimes(3), and then the process terminates by calling
This function is intended to be used in a fashion similar to the following example:
The fildes, exactly as to be passed to the futimes(3) system call.
The tv, exactly as to be passed to the futimes(3) system call.
This function only returns on success. On failure, prints an explanation and exits.
change file timestamps
explain futimes(3) errors
terminate the calling process
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Copyright (C) 2008 Peter Miller