zip_source_write man page

zip_source_write — write data to zip source


libzip (-lzip)


#include <zip.h>


zip_source_write(zip_source_t *source, const void *data, zip_uint64_t len);


The function zip_source_write() writes len bytes from the buffer data to the zip source source at the current write offset.

The zip source source has to be prepared for writing by calling zip_source_begin_write(3) first.

Return Values

Upon successful completion the number of bytes written 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_seek_write(3), zip_source_tell_write(3)


Dieter Baron <> and Thomas Klausner <>

Referenced By

zip_source_begin_write(3), zip_source_commit_write(3), zip_source_read(3), zip_source_rollback_write(3), zip_source_seek_write(3), zip_source_tell_write(3).

November 18, 2014 NiH Library Functions Manual