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1 files changed, 8 insertions, 12 deletions
diff --git a/ares_destroy.3 b/ares_destroy.3
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@@ -23,18 +23,14 @@ ares_destroy \- Destroy a resolver channel
.B void ares_destroy(ares_channel \fIchannel\fP)
-function destroys the name service channel identified by
-.IR channel ,
-freeing all memory and closing all sockets used by the channel.
-invokes the callbacks for each pending query on the channel, passing a
-.BR ARES_EDESTRUCTION .
-These calls give the callbacks a chance to clean up any state which
-might have been stored in their arguments. A callback must not add new
-requests to a channel being destroyed.
+The \fBares_destroy(3)\fP function destroys the name service channel
+identified by \fIchannel\fP, freeing all memory and closing all sockets used
+by the channel.
+\fBares_destroy(3)\fP invokes the callbacks for each pending query on the
+channel, passing a status of \IARES_EDESTRUCTION\fP. These calls give the
+callbacks a chance to clean up any state which might have been stored in their
+arguments. A callback must not add new requests to a channel being destroyed.
.SH SEE ALSO
.BR ares_init (3),
.BR ares_cancel (3)