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.Dd February 2, 2012
.Dt ARCHIVE_WRITE_FREE 3
.Os
.Sh NAME
.Nm archive_write_close ,
.Nm archive_write_finish ,
.Nm archive_write_free
.Nd functions for creating archives
.Sh LIBRARY
Streaming Archive Library (libarchive, -larchive)
.Sh SYNOPSIS
.In archive.h
.Ft int
.Fn archive_write_close "struct archive *"
.Ft int
.Fn archive_write_finish "struct archive *"
.Ft int
.Fn archive_write_free "struct archive *"
.Sh DESCRIPTION
.Bl -tag -width indent
.It Fn archive_write_close
Complete the archive and invoke the close callback.
.It Fn archive_write_finish
This is a deprecated synonym for
.Fn archive_write_free .
.It Fn archive_write_free
Invokes
.Fn archive_write_close
if necessary, then releases all resources.
If you need detailed information about
.Fn archive_write_close
failures, you should be careful to call it separately, as
you cannot obtain error information after
.Fn archive_write_free
returns.
.El
.\" .Sh EXAMPLE
.Sh RETURN VALUES
These functions return
.Cm ARCHIVE_OK
on success, or
.Cm ARCHIVE_FATAL .
.\"
.Sh ERRORS
Detailed error codes and textual descriptions are available from the
.Fn archive_errno
and
.Fn archive_error_string
functions.
.\"
.Sh SEE ALSO
.Xr tar 1 ,
.Xr libarchive 3 ,
.Xr archive_write_set_options 3 ,
.Xr cpio 5 ,
.Xr mtree 5 ,
.Xr tar 5