explain_mkdir_or_die man page
explain_mkdir_or_die — create a directory and report errors
void explain_mkdir_or_die(const char *pathname);
The explain_mkdir_or_die function is used to call the mkdir(2) system call. On failure an explanation will be printed to stderr, obtained from explain_mkdir(3), and then the process terminates by calling
This function is intended to be used in a fashion similar to the following example:
The pathname, exactly as to be passed to the mkdir(2) system call.
This function only returns on success. On failure, prints an explanation and exits.
create a directory
explain mkdir(2) errors
terminate the calling process
libexplain version 1.4
Copyright (C) 2008 Peter Miller