Release Date: 1 February 2008
Namedt_abort - abort a server background task
Generic Prototypedt_abort(dt_Handle) => dt_Boolean
C Prototype#include "dt_thor.h"
dt_Boolean dt_abort(dt_Handle server)
FORTRAN Prototypeinclude 'dt_f_thor.inc'
DescriptionAborts the current server task. A server can only have one task in progress for a given client, so starting a second task (search or sort) also has the effect of aborting the current task. Currently only applies to Merlin servers.
Return ValueReturns the success (TRUE) or failure (FALSE) of the operation.
Related Topicsdt_continue(3) dt_done_when(3) dt_mer_numsearch(3) dt_mer_similarselect(3) dt_mer_sort(3) dt_mer_strsearch(3) dt_mer_subselect(3) dt_mer_subselect2name(3) dt_mer_superselect(3)