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|roar_connect(3)||System Manager's Manual: RoarAudio||roar_connect(3)|
roar_connect, roar_connect2 - connects to RoarAudio's sound server
int roar_connect(struct roar_connection * con, char * server); int roar_connect2 (struct roar_connection * con, char * server, int flags, uint_least32_t timeout);
Connects to RoarAudio's sound server. This calls just connects to the sound server without any authentication or identify. Do not use this from end user applications. Use roar_simple_connect(3) or roar_simple_connect2(3).
- The connection object to be filled with the data needed to talk to the server used by nearly all other calls.
- The server to connect to.
- Flags used to connect to the server. Currently only ROAR_ENUM_FLAG_NONE and ROAR_ENUM_FLAG_NONBLOCK are supported. ROAR_ENUM_FLAG_NONBLOCK disables some of the server location features.
- Timeout for the connection. A value of zero means no timeout. Currently timeouts are not supported.
On success these calls return 0. On error, -1 is returned.
See libroar/simple.c, roar_simple_connect(3).