ldap_delete, ldap_delete_s - Perform an LDAP delete operation
OpenLDAP LDAP (libldap, -lldap)
int ldap_delete_s(ld, dn)
int ldap_delete(ld, dn)
The ldap_delete_s() routine is used to perform an LDAP delete operation
synchronously. It takes dn, the DN of the entry to be deleted. It
returns an LDAP error code, indicating the success or failure of the
The ldap_delete() routine is used to perform an LDAP delete operation
asynchronously. It takes the same parameters as ldap_delete_s(), but
returns the message id of the request it initiated. The result of the
delete can be obtained by a subsequent call to ldap_result(3).
ERRORSldap_delete_s() returns an LDAP error code which can be interpreted by
calling one of ldap_perror(3) and friends. ldap_delete() returns -1 if
something went wrong initiating the request. It returns the non-nega‐
tive message id of the request if things went ok.
SEE ALSOldap(3), ldap_error(3)ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
OpenLDAP is developed and maintained by The OpenLDAP Project
(http://www.openldap.org/). OpenLDAP is derived from University of
Michigan LDAP 3.3 Release.
OpenLDAP 2.1.X RELEASEDATE LDAP_DELETE(3)