|| Linux Programmer's Manual
NAME tcgetsid - get session ID
#define _XOPEN_SOURCE 500
/* See feature_test_macros(7) */
DESCRIPTION The function
tcgetsid() returns the session ID of the current session that has the terminal associated to
fd as controlling terminal. This terminal must be the controlling terminal of the calling process.
RETURN VALUE When
fd refers to the controlling terminal of our session, the function
tcgetsid() will return the session ID of this session. Otherwise, -1 is returned, and
errno is set appropriately.
fd is not a valid file descriptor.
The calling process does not have a controlling terminal, or it has one but it is not described by
tcgetsid() is provided in glibc since version 2.1.
CONFORMING TO POSIX.1-2001.
NOTES This function is implemented via the
ioctl(2), present since Linux 2.1.71.
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