SDL_Function

Name

SDLNet_TCP_Close -- Shutsdown, disconnects, and closes the TCPsocket sock.

Synopsis

void SDLNet_TCP_Close(TCPsocket sock);

sock A valid TCPsocket. This can be a server or client type socket.

Description

This shutsdown, disconnects, and closes the TCPsocket sock. After this, you can be assured that this socket is not in use anymore. You can reuse the sock variable after this to open a new connection with SDLNet_TCP_Open. Do not try to use any other functions on a closed socket, as it is now invalid.

Return Value

Returns: nothing, this always succeeds for all we need to know.

Example

To close the connection on a socket called sock:

SDLNet_TCP_Close(sock);

See Also

SDLNet_TCP_Open, TCPsocket

SDLNet_TCP_Close (last edited 2008-04-17 08:18:15 by localhost)