*nix Documentation Project
·  Home
 +   man pages
·  Linux HOWTOs
·  FreeBSD Tips
·  *niX Forums

  man pages->OpenBSD man pages -> catopen (3)              



NAME    [Toc]    [Back]

     catopen - open message catalog

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

     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, -1 is returned and errno is set to indicate
the error.

ERRORS    [Toc]    [Back]

     [ENOMEM]      Insufficient memory available.

SEE ALSO    [Toc]    [Back]

     catclose(3), catgets(3)

STANDARDS    [Toc]    [Back]

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

OpenBSD      3.6                           May      29,      1994
[ Back ]
 Similar pages
Name OS Title
catopen Linux open/close a message catalog
dspmsg Tru64 Displays a selected message from a message catalog
catgetmsg IRIX Reads a message from a message catalog
catclose Tru64 Close a specified message catalog
catgets Tru64 Retrieve a message from a catalog
NLSPATH Tru64 Opening a message catalog
catclose OpenBSD close message catalog
catclose FreeBSD close message catalog
catclose NetBSD close message catalog
catopen Tru64 Opening a message catalog
Copyright © 2004-2005 DeniX Solutions SRL
newsletter delivery service