|ABORT(3)||FreeBSD Library Functions Manual||ABORT(3)|
NAMEabort — cause abnormal program termination
LIBRARYStandard C Library (libc, -lc)
SYNOPSIS#include < stdlib.h>
DESCRIPTIONThe abort() function causes abnormal program termination to occur, unless the signal SIGABRT is being caught and the signal handler does not return.
Any open streams are flushed and closed.
IMPLEMENTATION NOTESThe abort() function is thread-safe. It is unknown if it is async-cancel-safe.
RETURN VALUESThe abort() function never returns.
STANDARDSThe abort() function conforms to IEEE Std 1003.1-1990 (“POSIX.1”). The abort() function also conforms to ISO/IEC 9899:1999 (“ISO C99”) with the implementation specific details as noted above.
|June 4, 1993||FreeBSD|