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Delete a POSIX per-process timer.

TIMER_DELETE(2)                     Linux Programmer's Manual                     TIMER_DELETE(2)

NAME timer_delete - delete a POSIX per-process timer
SYNOPSIS #include <time.h> int timer_delete(timer_t timerid); Link with -lrt. Feature Test Macro Requirements for glibc (see feature_test_macros(7)): timer_delete(): _POSIX_C_SOURCE >= 199309L
DESCRIPTION timer_delete() deletes the timer whose ID is given in timerid. If the timer was armed at the time of this call, it is disarmed before being deleted. The treatment of any pending signal generated by the deleted timer is unspecified.
RETURN VALUE On success, timer_delete() returns 0. On failure, -1 is returned, and errno is set to indicate the error.
ERRORS EINVAL timerid is not a valid timer ID.
VERSIONS This system call is available since Linux 2.6.
SEE ALSO clock_gettime(2), timer_create(2), timer_getoverrun(2), timer_settime(2), time(7)
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Linux 2015-08-08 TIMER_DELETE(2)
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timer_delete(2) referred by syscalls(2) | timer_create(2) | timer_create(2freebsd) | timer_delete(2freebsd) | timer_getoverrun(2) | ualarm(3) | usleep(3)
refer to clock_getres(2) | feature_test_macros(7) | time(7) | timer_create(2) | timer_getoverrun(2) | timer_settime(2)