delloins

DELLOINS(3)                  MBK LOGICAL FUNCTIONS                 DELLOINS(3)



NAME
       delloins - delete a logical instance


ORIGIN
       This software belongs to the  ALLIANCE CAD SYSTEM developed by the ASIM
       team at LIP6 laboratory of Université Pierre et Marie CURIE, in Paris,
       France.

       Web : http://asim.lip6.fr/recherche/alliance/
       E-mail : alliance-users@asim.lip6.fr


SYNOPSYS
       #include "mlo.h"
       int delloins(ptfig, insname)
       lofig_list ∗ptfig;
       char ∗insname;

PARAMETERS
       ptfig               Pointer to the figure in which the instance should
                           be deleted

       insname             Name of the instance to be deleted.

DESCRIPTION
       delloins delete the instance called insname in the figure pointed to by
       ptfig. This instance is warrantied to be unique, because its name is an
       identifier at the given hierarchical level.  The list consistency is
       maintainded, and the space freed. The instance connectors are also
       freed, since if the instance disapear, no more connections can occur on
       it.

RETURN VALUE
       delloins returns 1 if the instance has been deleted, 0 if no such
       instance exists in the list.

EXAMPLE
       #include "mlo.h"
       char ∗was_existing(ptfig, insname)
       lofig_list ∗ptfig;
       char ∗insname;
       {
          return delloins(ptfig, insname) ? "you just killed it!"
                                        : "wasn't here anyway";
       }

SEE ALSO
       mbk(1), lofig(3), loins(3), addloins(3), getloins(3).




BUG REPORT
       This tool is under development at the ASIM department of the LIP6
       laboratory.
       We need your feedback to improve documentation and tools.






ASIM/LIP6                       October 1, 1997                    DELLOINS(3)