zip_source_tell_write man page

zip_source_tell_write — report current write offset in zip source


libzip (-lzip)


#include <zip.h>


zip_source_tell_write(zip_source_t *source);


The function zip_source_tell_write() returns the current write offset for source. The return value can be passed to zip_source_seek_write(3) with whence set to SEEK_SET to return to the same location in the source.

Return Values

Upon successful completion the current write offset is returned. Otherwise, -1 is returned and the error information in source is set to indicate the error.

See Also

libzip(3), zip_source(3), zip_source_begin_write(3), zip_source_commit_write(3), zip_source_rollback_write(3), zip_source_tell_write(3), zip_source_write(3)


Dieter Baron <> and Thomas Klausner <>

Referenced By

zip_source_begin_write(3), zip_source_commit_write(3), zip_source_rollback_write(3), zip_source_seek_write(3), zip_source_write(3).

November 18, 2014 NiH Library Functions Manual