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Example: rmdir File Manipulation Functions

Deletes the specified directory.

int rmdir( const char *path);

path The full path of the directory to remove.

For rmdir details, refer to your C language documentation.

Return Values

The function returns zero on success and -1 on failure. It also sets the global variable errno to indicate the specific error.