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PMFREEPROFILE(3)          Library Functions Manual          PMFREEPROFILE(3)

NAME         top

       __pmFreeProfile - free a PMAPI instance profile

C SYNOPSIS         top

       #include "pmapi.h"
       #include "libpcp.h"

       void __pmFreeProfile(pmProfile *prof);

       cc ... -lpcp

CAVEAT         top

       This documentation is intended for internal Performance Co-Pilot
       (PCP) developer use.

       These interfaces are not part of the PCP APIs that are guaranteed to
       remain fixed across releases, and they may not work, or may provide
       different semantics at some point in the future.

DESCRIPTION         top

       __pmFreeProfile frees the storage for the PMAPI instance profile
       prof, assuming the storage was allocated using malloc(3) according to
       the scheme used in __pmDecodeProfile(3).

SEE ALSO         top

       malloc(3), PMAPI(3) and __pmDecodeProfile(3).

COLOPHON         top

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