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Delete a per-process timer (REALTIME).

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September 11, 2000
TIMER_DELETE(2)                      BSD System Calls Manual                      TIMER_DELETE(2)

NAME timer_delete — delete a per-process timer (REALTIME)
LIBRARY POSIX Real-time Library (librt, -lrt)
SYNOPSIS #include <time.h> int timer_delete(timer_t timerid);
DESCRIPTION The timer_delete() system call deletes the specified timer, timerid, previously created by the timer_create(2) system call. If the timer is armed when timer_delete() is called, the behavior is as if the timer is automatically disarmed before removal. Pending signals for the deleted timer are cleared.
RETURN VALUES Upon successful completion, the value 0 is returned; otherwise the value -1 is returned and the global variable errno is set to indicate the error.
ERRORS The timer_delete() system call will fail if: [EINVAL] The timer ID specified by timerid is not a valid timer ID.
SEE ALSO timer_create(2)
STANDARDS The timer_delete() system call conforms to IEEE Std 1003.1-2004 (“POSIX.1”).
HISTORY Support for POSIX per-process timer first appeared in FreeBSD 7.0.
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