C strxfrm() Function

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C strxfrm()

The strxfrm() function transforms the first n characters of source string into current locale and place them in destination string.

Example

C Compiler
#include <stdio.h> #include <string.h> int main() { char src[] = "123456789"; char dest[10]; long len; len = strxfrm(dest, src, 7); printf("strxfrm returns (len): %ld\n", len); printf("dest: %s", dest); return 0; }

Syntax

size_t strxfrm(char *str1, const char *str2, size_t n);

Parameter Values

ValueTypeExplanation
dest Required Specifies the destination array where the content is to be copied.
src Required Specifies the source array where the string to be transformed into current locale.
n Required Specifies the maximum number of characters to be copied to dest.

Return Value

ValueExplanation
Number Returns the length of the transformed string, not including the terminating null-character.

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