SCTP_GENERIC_RECVMSG(2) MidnightBSD System Calls ManualSCTP_GENERIC_RECVMSG(2)

NAME

sctp_generic_recvmsg — receive data from a peer.

LIBRARY

Standard C Library (libc, −lc)

SYNOPSIS

#include <sys/types.h>
#include <sys/socket.h>
#include <netinet/sctp.h>

int

sctp_generic_recvmsg(int s, struct iovec *iov, int iovlen, struct sockaddr *from, socklen_t *fromlen, struct sctp_sndrcvinfo *sinfo, int *msgflags);

int

DESCRIPTION

The sctp_generic_recvmsg() is the true system calls used by the sctp_recvmsg() function call. This call is more efficient since it is a true system calls but it is specific to FreeBSD and can be expected NOT to be present on any other Operating System. For detailed useage please see either the sctp_recvmsg() function call.

RETURN VALUES

The call returns the number of bytes read on success and -1 upon failure.

ERRORS
[EBADF]

The argument s is not a valid descriptor.

[ENOTSOCK]

The argument s is not a socket.

SEE ALSO

sctp(4), sctp_recvmsg(3),

MidnightBSD 0.3 December 15, 2006 MidnightBSD 0.3