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

NAME
       timer_delete - delete a per-process timer (REALTIME)

SYNOPSIS
       #include <time.h>

       int timer_delete(timer_t timerid);

DESCRIPTION
       The  timer_delete()  function  deletes the specified timer, timerid, previously created by
       the timer_create() function. If the timer is armed  when  timer_delete()  is  called,  the
       behavior  shall	be as if the timer is automatically disarmed before removal. The disposi-
       tion of pending signals for the deleted timer is unspecified.

RETURN VALUE
       If successful, the timer_delete() function shall return a value of  zero.  Otherwise,  the
       function shall return a value of -1 and set errno to indicate the error.

ERRORS
       The timer_delete() function shall fail if:

       EINVAL The timer ID specified by timerid is not a valid timer ID.

       The following sections are informative.

EXAMPLES
       None.

APPLICATION USAGE
       None.

RATIONALE
       None.

FUTURE DIRECTIONS
       None.

SEE ALSO
       timer_create() , the Base Definitions volume of IEEE Std 1003.1-2001, <time.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				  TIMER_DELETE(P)
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