setting file attributes through a C program

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    setting file attributes through a C program

    Hello everyone,
    I need to change attributes of a file through a C program.I got file attributes using the stat structure.Now I need to set these attributes.What API's should I use?

    Thank you

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    http://www.hmug.org/man/2/CHMOD.php

    (Yes, that's the same name as the command-line tool).

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