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BSD 2.11 - man page for shutdown (bsd section 2)

SHUTDOWN(2)							System Calls Manual						       SHUTDOWN(2)

NAME
shutdown - shut down part of a full-duplex connection
SYNOPSIS
shutdown(s, how) int s, how;
DESCRIPTION
The shutdown call causes all or part of a full-duplex connection on the socket associated with s to be shut down. If how is 0, then fur- ther receives will be disallowed. If how is 1, then further sends will be disallowed. If how is 2, then further sends and receives will be disallowed.
DIAGNOSTICS
A 0 is returned if the call succeeds, -1 if it fails.
ERRORS
The call succeeds unless: [EBADF] S is not a valid descriptor. [ENOTSOCK] S is a file, not a socket. [ENOTCONN] The specified socket is not connected.
SEE ALSO
connect(2), socket(2) 4.2 Berkeley Distribution May 15, 1985 SHUTDOWN(2)
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