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WCSSPN

Section: Linux Programmer's Manual (3)
Updated: 1999-07-25
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NAME

wcsspn - advance in a wide-character string, skipping any of a set of wide characters  

SYNOPSIS

#include <wchar.h>

size_t wcsspn(const wchar_t *wcs, const wchar_t *accept);
 

DESCRIPTION

The wcsspn() function is the wide-character equivalent of the strspn(3) function. It determines the length of the longest initial segment of wcs which consists entirely of wide-characters listed in accept. In other words, it searches for the first occurrence in the wide-character string wcs of a wide-character not contained in the wide-character string accept.  

RETURN VALUE

The wcsspn() function returns the number of wide characters in the longest initial segment of wcs which consists entirely of wide-characters listed in accept. In other words, it returns the position of the first occurrence in the wide-character string wcs of a wide-character not contained in the wide-character string accept, or wcslen(wcs) if there is none.  

CONFORMING TO

C99.  

SEE ALSO

strspn(3), wcscspn(3)  

COLOPHON

This page is part of release 3.21 of the Linux man-pages project. A description of the project, and information about reporting bugs, can be found at http://www.kernel.org/doc/man-pages/.


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
RETURN VALUE
CONFORMING TO
SEE ALSO
COLOPHON

 

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