scan_xshort man page

scan_xshort — parse an unsigned short integer in hexadecimal ASCII representation

Syntax

#include <scan.h>

size_t scan_xshort(const char *src,unsigned short *dest);

Description

scan_xshort parses an unsigned short integer in hexadecimal ASCII representation from src and writes the result into dest. It returns the number of bytes read from src.

scan_xshort understands both upper and lower case letters.

scan_xshort does not expect or understand a "0x" prefix.

See Also

fmt_xshort(3)

Referenced By

scan_8short(3), scan_short(3), scan_ushort(3).