ustrncpy man page

ustrncpy — Copies a string into another one, specifying size. Allegro game programming library.

Synopsis

#include <allegro.h>

char *ustrncpy(char *dest, const char *src, int n);

Description

This function is like ustrcpy() except that no more than `n' characters from `src' are copied into `dest'. If `src' is shorter than `n' characters, null characters are appended to `dest' as padding until `n' characters have been written.

Note that if `src' is longer than `n' characters, `dest' will not be null-terminated.

Return Value

The return value is the value of `dest'.

See Also

uconvert(3), ustrcpy(3), ustrzncpy(3)

Referenced By

ustrcpy(3), ustrtok(3), ustrzncpy(3).

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