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TELLDIR(P)			    POSIX Programmer's Manual			       TELLDIR(P)

NAME
       telldir - current location of a named directory stream

SYNOPSIS
       #include <dirent.h>

       long telldir(DIR *dirp);

DESCRIPTION
       The  telldir()  function  shall	obtain the current location associated with the directory
       stream specified by dirp.

       If the most recent operation on the directory stream was a seekdir(), the directory  posi-
       tion  returned from the telldir() shall be the same as that supplied as a loc argument for
       seekdir().

RETURN VALUE
       Upon successful completion, telldir() shall return the current location of  the	specified
       directory stream.

ERRORS
       No errors are defined.

       The following sections are informative.

EXAMPLES
       None.

APPLICATION USAGE
       None.

RATIONALE
       None.

FUTURE DIRECTIONS
       None.

SEE ALSO
       opendir()  ,  readdir() , seekdir() , the Base Definitions volume of IEEE Std 1003.1-2001,
       <dirent.h>

COPYRIGHT
       Portions of this text are reprinted and	reproduced  in	electronic  form  from	IEEE  Std
       1003.1,	2003  Edition,	Standard  for Information Technology -- Portable Operating System
       Interface (POSIX), The Open Group Base Specifications Issue 6, Copyright (C) 2001-2003  by
       the  Institute  of  Electrical  and  Electronics Engineers, Inc and The Open Group. In the
       event of any discrepancy between this version and the original IEEE  and  The  Open  Group
       Standard, the original IEEE and The Open Group Standard is the referee document. The orig-
       inal Standard can be obtained online at http://www.opengroup.org/unix/online.html .

IEEE/The Open Group			       2003				       TELLDIR(P)
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