ugetx man page

ugetx, ugetxc — Low level helper function for reading Unicode text data. Allegro game programming library.

Synopsis

#include <allegro.h>

int ugetx(char **s);

int ugetxc(const char **s);

Description

Low level helper function for reading Unicode text data. ugetxc is provided for working with pointer-to-pointer-to-const char data. Example:

char *p = string;
int first_letter, second_letter, third_letter;
first_letter = ugetx(&p);
second_letter = ugetx(&p);
third_letter = ugetx(&p);

Return Value

Returns the character pointed to by `s' in the current encoding format, and advances the pointer to the next character after the one just returned.

See Also

ugetc(3), usetc(3), uwidth(3), ucwidth(3), uisok(3)

Referenced By

register_uformat(3), set_uformat(3), ucwidth(3), ugetc(3), uisok(3), usetc(3), utolower(3), utoupper(3), uwidth(3).

ugetxc(3) is an alias of ugetx(3).

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