Linux.com

memccpy.3

MEMCCPY

Section: Linux Programmer's Manual (3)
Updated: 2009-01-13
Index Return to Main Contents
 

NAME

memccpy - copy memory area  

SYNOPSIS

#include <string.h>

void *memccpy(void *dest, const void *src, int c, size_t n);
 

DESCRIPTION

The memccpy() function copies no more than n bytes from memory area src to memory area dest, stopping when the character c is found.

If the memory areas overlap, the results are undefined.  

RETURN VALUE

The memccpy() function returns a pointer to the next character in dest after c, or NULL if c was not found in the first n characters of src.  

CONFORMING TO

SVr4, 4.3BSD, POSIX.1-2001.  

SEE ALSO

bcopy(3), memcpy(3), memmove(3), strcpy(3), strncpy(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

 

Comments

Subscribe to Comments Feed
Become an Individual Member
Check out the Friday Funnies

Sign Up For the Linux.com Newsletter


Who we are ?

The Linux Foundation is a non-profit consortium dedicated to the growth of Linux.

More About the foundation...

Frequent Questions

Join / Linux Training / Board