libssh2_sftp_unlink_ex(3) libssh2 libssh2_sftp_unlink_ex(3)

libssh2_sftp_unlink_ex - unlink an SFTP file

#include <libssh2.h>
#include <libssh2_sftp.h>
libssh2_sftp_unlink_ex(LIBSSH2_SFTP *sftp, const char *filename, unsigned int filename_len);
libssh2_sftp_unlink(LIBSSH2_SFTP *sftp, const char *filename);

sftp - SFTP instance as returned by libssh2_sftp_init(3)

filename - Path and name of the existing filesystem entry

filename_len - Length of the path and name of the existing filesystem entry

Unlink (delete) a file from the remote filesystem.

Return 0 on success or negative on failure. It returns LIBSSH2_ERROR_EAGAIN when it would otherwise block. While LIBSSH2_ERROR_EAGAIN is a negative number, it is not really a failure per se.

LIBSSH2_ERROR_ALLOC - An internal memory allocation call failed.

LIBSSH2_ERROR_SOCKET_SEND - Unable to send data on socket.


LIBSSH2_ERROR_SFTP_PROTOCOL - An invalid SFTP protocol response was received on the socket, or an SFTP operation caused an errorcode to be returned by the server.


1 Jun 2007 libssh2 0.15