Section: DPNS Library Functions (3) Updated: $Date: 2002/10/16 06:25:40 $ Local index
dpns_delete - logically delete a DPNS file entry in the name server
int dpns_delete (const char *path)
logically deletes a DPNS file entry in the name server.
The file can be recovered by using
as long as a the reclaim utility has not been run on the corresponding tape
specifies the logical pathname relative to the current DPNS directory or
the full DPNS pathname.
This routine returns 0 if the operation was successful or -1 if the operation
failed. In the latter case,
is set appropriately.
is a directory.
The named file does not exist or is a null pathname.
Search permission is denied on a component of the
prefix or write permission is denied on the parent directory or
the parent has the sticky bit S_ISVTX set and
the effective user ID of the requestor does not match the owner ID of the file and
the effective user ID of the requestor does not match the owner ID of the
the file is not writable by the requestor and
the requestor does not have ADMIN privilege in the Cupv database.
is a NULL pointer.
A component of
prefix is not a directory.
The length of
or the length of a
Name server is not running or is being shutdown.
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- RETURN VALUE
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