Changeset 834dcf5 in rtems-docs


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Timestamp:
Feb 27, 2020, 8:27:23 AM (5 months ago)
Author:
Sebastian Huber <sebastian.huber@…>
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git-author:
Sebastian Huber <sebastian.huber@…> (02/27/20 08:27:23)
git-committer:
Sebastian Huber <sebastian.huber@…> (03/02/20 07:11:42)
Message:

c-user: Clarify return code related terms

Remove duplicate "return code" definition. Add all related terms and
use references.

Update #3853.

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  • c-user/glossary.rst

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    177177        The address at which a function or task begins to execute.  In C, the
    178178        entry point of a function is the function's name.
     179
     180    error code
     181        This term has the same meaning as :term:`status code`.
    179182
    180183    events
     
    541544        the calling task.
    542545
    543     return code
    544         Also known as error code or return value.
    545 
    546546    resource
    547547        A hardware or software entity to which access must be controlled.
     
    553553
    554554    return code
    555         A value returned by RTEMS directives to indicate the completion status of
    556         the directive.
     555        This term has the same meaning as :term:`status code`.
     556
     557    return value
     558        The value returned by a function.  A return value may be a
     559        :term:`status code`.
    557560
    558561    RNCB
     
    654657
    655658    status code
    656         Also known as error code or return value.
     659        A status code indicates the completion status of an operation.  For
     660        example most RTEMS directives return a status code through the
     661        :term:`return value` to indicate a successful operation or error
     662        conditions.
    657663
    658664    suspend
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