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NAME    [Toc]    [Back]

     catopen - open message catalog

LIBRARY    [Toc]    [Back]

     Standard C Library (libc, -lc)

SYNOPSIS    [Toc]    [Back]

     #include <nl_types.h>

     catopen(const char *name, int oflag);

DESCRIPTION    [Toc]    [Back]

     The catopen() function opens the message catalog specified by name and
     returns a message catalog descriptor.  If name contains a `/' then name
     specifies the full pathname for the message catalog, otherwise the value
     of the environment variable NLSPATH is used with name substituted for %N.

     The oflag argument is reserved for future use and should be set to zero.

RETURN VALUES    [Toc]    [Back]

     Upon successful completion, catopen() returns a message catalog descriptor.
  Otherwise, (nl_catd) -1 is returned and errno is set to indicate
     the error.

ERRORS    [Toc]    [Back]

     [ENOMEM]           Insufficient memory is availiable.

SEE ALSO    [Toc]    [Back]

     catclose(3), catgets(3)

STANDARDS    [Toc]    [Back]

     The catopen() function conforms to X/Open Portability Guide Issue 3

BSD                              May 29, 1994                              BSD
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