Section: POSIX Programmer's Manual (3P)
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--- destroy and initialize spawn file actions object
function shall destroy the object referenced by
the object becomes, in effect, uninitialized. An implementation may
to set the object referenced by
to an invalid value. A destroyed spawn file actions object can be
the results of otherwise referencing the object after it has been
destroyed are undefined.
function shall initialize the object referenced by
to contain no file actions for
A spawn file actions object is as defined in
The effect of initializing an already initialized spawn file actions
object is undefined.
Upon successful completion, these functions shall return zero;
otherwise, an error number shall be returned to indicate the error.
function shall fail if:
Insufficient memory exists to initialize the spawn file actions object.
function may fail if:
The value specified by
The following sections are informative.
These functions are part of the Spawn option and need not be
provided on all implementations.
Refer to the RATIONALE section in
The Base Definitions volume of POSIX.1-2008,
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from IEEE Std 1003.1, 2013 Edition, Standard for Information Technology
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