Visit The New, Modern Unix Linux Community

Linux and UNIX Man Pages

Test Your Knowledge in Computers #919
Difficulty: Medium
The Unix epoch is the time 00:00:00 EST on 1 January 1970.
True or False?
Linux & Unix Commands - Search Man Pages

memmove(3) [redhat man page]

MEMMOVE(3)						     Linux Programmer's Manual							MEMMOVE(3)

NAME
memmove - copy memory area SYNOPSIS
#include <string.h> void *memmove(void *dest, const void *src, size_t n); DESCRIPTION
The memmove() function copies n bytes from memory area src to memory area dest. The memory areas may overlap. RETURN VALUE
The memmove() function returns a pointer to dest. CONFORMING TO
SVID 3, BSD 4.3, ISO 9899 SEE ALSO
bcopy(3), memccpy(3), memcpy(3), strcpy(3), strncpy(3) GNU
1993-04-10 MEMMOVE(3)

Check Out this Related Man Page

MEMMOVE(3)						     Linux Programmer's Manual							MEMMOVE(3)

NAME
memmove - copy memory area SYNOPSIS
#include <string.h> void *memmove(void *dest, const void *src, size_t n); DESCRIPTION
The memmove() function copies n bytes from memory area src to memory area dest. The memory areas may overlap: copying takes place as though the bytes in src are first copied into a temporary array that does not overlap src or dest, and the bytes are then copied from the temporary array to dest. RETURN VALUE
The memmove() function returns a pointer to dest. ATTRIBUTES
For an explanation of the terms used in this section, see attributes(7). +----------+---------------+---------+ |Interface | Attribute | Value | +----------+---------------+---------+ |memmove() | Thread safety | MT-Safe | +----------+---------------+---------+ CONFORMING TO
POSIX.1-2001, POSIX.1-2008, C89, C99, SVr4, 4.3BSD. SEE ALSO
bcopy(3), bstring(3), memccpy(3), memcpy(3), strcpy(3), strncpy(3), wmemmove(3) COLOPHON
This page is part of release 4.15 of the Linux man-pages project. A description of the project, information about reporting bugs, and the latest version of this page, can be found at https://www.kernel.org/doc/man-pages/. GNU
2017-03-13 MEMMOVE(3)

Featured Tech Videos