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timer_delete -- delete a per-process timer
Standard C Library (libc, -lc)
The timer_delete() functions deletes the timer specified in the timerid
argument. The timerid argument must point to valid timer id, created by
timer_create(2). If the deletion is successful, the timer is disarmed
and deleted. Pending notification events (signals) may or may not be
If successful, the timer_delete() functions returns 0. Otherwise, it
returns -1, and sets errno to indicate error.
The timer_delete() function will fail if:
[EINVAL] The argument timerid is not a valid timer id.
timer_create(2), timer_getoverrun(2), timer_gettime(2), timer_settime(2)
IEEE Std 1003.1b-1993 (``POSIX.1''), IEEE Std 1003.1i-1995 (``POSIX.1'')
NetBSD 8.1 September 13, 2003 NetBSD 8.1