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io_uring_prep_fadvise(3)     liburing Manual    io_uring_prep_fadvise(3)

NAME         top

       io_uring_prep_fadvise - prepare a fadvise request

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <fcntl.h>
       #include <liburing.h>

       void io_uring_prep_fadvise(struct io_uring_sqe *sqe,
                                  int fd,
                                  __u64 offset,
                                  off_t len,
                                  int advice);

DESCRIPTION         top

       The io_uring_prep_fadvise(3) function prepares an fadvise
       request. The submission queue entry sqe is setup to use the file
       descriptor pointed to by fd to start an fadvise operation at
       offset and of len length in bytes, giving it the advise located
       in advice.

       This function prepares an async posix_fadvise(2) request. See
       that man page for details.

RETURN VALUE         top


ERRORS         top

       The CQE res field will contain the result of the operation. See
       the related man page for details on possible values. Note that
       where synchronous system calls will return -1 on failure and set
       errno to the actual error value, io_uring never uses errno.
       Instead it returns the negated errno directly in the CQE res

SEE ALSO         top

       io_uring_get_sqe(3), io_uring_submit(3), io_uring_register(2),

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