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#include <ctype.h> int isascii(int c);
The isascii() function shall test whether c is a 7-bit US-ASCII character code.
The isascii() function is defined on all integer values.
The isascii() function shall return non-zero if c is a 7-bit US-ASCII character code between 0 and octal 0177 inclusive; otherwise, it shall return 0.
No errors are defined.
The following sections are informative.
The isascii() function cannot be used portably in a localized application.
The isascii() function may be removed in a future version.
The Base Definitions volume of POSIX.1-2017, <ctype.h>
Portions of this text are reprinted and reproduced in electronic form from IEEE Std 1003.1-2017, Standard for Information Technology -- Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX), The Open Group Base Specifications Issue 7, 2018 Edition, Copyright (C) 2018 by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc and The Open Group. In the event of any discrepancy between this version and the original IEEE and The Open Group Standard, the original IEEE and The Open Group Standard is the referee document. The original Standard can be obtained online at http://www.opengroup.org/unix/online.html .
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ctype.h(0p), localeconv(3p), toascii(3p).