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MEMCMP(9)			  BSD Kernel Developer's Manual 			MEMCMP(9)

     memcmp -- compare byte string

     #include <sys/systm.h>

     memcmp(const void *b1, const void *b2, size_t len);

     The memcmp() function compares byte string b1 against byte string b2.  Both strings are
     assumed to be len bytes long.

     The memcmp() function returns zero if the two strings are identical, otherwise returns the
     difference between the first two differing bytes (treated as unsigned char values, so that
     '\200' is greater than '\0', for example).  Zero-length strings are always identical.

     The memcmp() function conforms to ANSI X3.159-1989 (``ANSI C89'').

BSD					   July 7, 2001 				      BSD
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