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WCTOB(P) POSIX Programmer's Manual WCTOB(P)
wctob - wide-character to single-byte conversion
int wctob(wint_t c);
The wctob() function shall determine whether c corresponds to a member of the extended
character set whose character representation is a single byte when in the initial shift
The behavior of this function shall be affected by the LC_CTYPE category of the current
The wctob() function shall return EOF if c does not correspond to a character with length
one in the initial shift state. Otherwise, it shall return the single-byte representation
of that character as an unsigned char converted to int.
No errors are defined.
The following sections are informative.
btowc() , the Base Definitions volume of IEEE Std 1003.1-2001, <wchar.h>
Portions of this text are reprinted and reproduced in electronic form from IEEE Std
1003.1, 2003 Edition, Standard for Information Technology -- Portable Operating System
Interface (POSIX), The Open Group Base Specifications Issue 6, Copyright (C) 2001-2003 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 orig-
inal Standard can be obtained online at http://www.opengroup.org/unix/online.html .
IEEE/The Open Group 2003 WCTOB(P)
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