iconv_close - Man Page

deallocate descriptor for character set conversion

Library

Standard C library (libc, -lc)

Synopsis

#include <iconv.h>

int iconv_close(iconv_t cd);

Description

The iconv_close() function deallocates a conversion descriptor cd previously allocated using iconv_open(3).

Return Value

On success, iconv_close() returns 0; otherwise, it returns -1 and sets errno to indicate the error.

Versions

This function is available in glibc since version 2.1.

Attributes

For an explanation of the terms used in this section, see attributes(7).

InterfaceAttributeValue
iconv_close()Thread safetyMT-Safe

Standards

POSIX.1-2001, POSIX.1-2008, SUSv2.

See Also

iconv(3), iconv_open(3)

Referenced By

iconv(3), iconv_open(3).

2022-10-09 Linux man-pages 6.01