The isastream() function shall test whether fildes, an
open file descriptor, is associated with a STREAMS-based
Upon successful completion, isastream() shall return 1 if fildes
refers to a STREAMS-based file and 0 if not.
Otherwise, isastream() shall return -1 and set errno to
indicate the error.
The isastream() function shall fail if:
The fildes argument is not a valid open file descriptor.
The following sections are informative.
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