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explain_accept_or_die(3) FreeBSD Library Functions Manual explain_accept_or_die(3)

explain_accept_or_die - accept a connection on a socket and report errors

#include <libexplain/accept.h>
int explain_accept_or_die(int fildes, struct sockaddr *sock_addr, socklen_t *sock_addr_size);

The explain_accept_or_die function is used to call the accept(2) system call. On failure an explanation will be printed to stderr, obtained from explain_accept(3), and then the process terminates by calling exit(EXIT_FAILURE).
This function is intended to be used in a fashion similar to the following example:
int fd = explain_accept_or_die(fildes, sock_addr, sock_addr_size);
fildes
The fildes, exactly as to be passed to the accept(2) system call.
sock_addr
The sock_addr, exactly as to be passed to the accept(2) system call.
sock_addr_size
The sock_addr_size, exactly as to be passed to the accept(2) system call.
Returns:
This function only returns on success, see accept(2) for more information. On failure, prints an explanation and exits.

accept(2)
accept a connection on a socket
explain_accept(3)
explain accept(2) errors
exit(2)
terminate the calling process

libexplain version 1.3
 
Copyright (C) 2008 Peter Miller

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