cc [ flag... ] file... -lexacct [ library ... ] #include <exacct.h>
The ea_error() function returns the error value of the last failure recorded by the invocation of one of the functions of the extended accounting library, libexacct.
EXR_CORRUPT_FILE A function failed because the file was not a valid exacct file.
EXR_EOF A function detected the end of the file, either when reading forwards or backwards through the file.
EXR_INVALID_BUF When unpacking an object, an invalid unpack buffer was specified.
EXR_INVALID_OBJ The object type passed to the function is not valid for the requested operation, for example passing a group object to ea_set_item(3EXACCT).
EXR_NO_CREATOR When creating a new file no creator was specified, or when opening a file for reading the creator value did not match the value in the file.
EXR_NOTSUPP An unsupported type of access was attempted, for example attempting to write to a file that was opened read-only.
EXR_OK The function completed successfully.
EXR_SYSCALL_FAIL A system call invoked by the function failed. The errno variable contains the error value set by the underlying call.
EXR_UNKN_VERSION The file referred to by name uses an exacct file version that cannot be processed by this library.
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes:
read(2), libexacct(3LIB), attributes(5)