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SEEKDIR(3)                 Linux Programmer's Manual                SEEKDIR(3)



NAME
       seekdir  - set the position of the next readdir() call in the directory
       stream.

SYNOPSIS
       #include <&lt;dirent.h>&gt;

       void seekdir(DIR *dir, off_t offset);

   Feature Test Macro Requirements for glibc (see feature_test_macros(7)):

       seekdir(): _BSD_SOURCE || _SVID_SOURCE || _XOPEN_SOURCE

DESCRIPTION
       The seekdir() function sets the location in the directory  stream  from
       which  the  next  readdir(2) call will start.  seekdir() should be used
       with an offset returned by telldir(3).

RETURN VALUE
       The seekdir() function returns no value.

CONFORMING TO
       4.3BSD, POSIX.1-2001.

SEE ALSO
       lseek(2),  closedir(3),  opendir(3),  readdir(3),  rewinddir(3),  scan-
       dir(3), telldir(3)

COLOPHON
       This  page  is  part of release 3.05 of the Linux man-pages project.  A
       description of the project, and information about reporting  bugs,  can
       be found at http://www.kernel.org/doc/man-pages/.



                                  2007-07-26                        SEEKDIR(3)