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Binary conversion function

Is/are there any function(s) in C that convert(s) character/ASCII/Decimal to binary and vice versa?
what about bcopy and strcpy?
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Old 01-22-2010
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Originally Posted by Peevish
Is/are there any function(s) in C that convert(s) character/ASCII/Decimal to binary
An individual ASCII character is already binary. For strings representing numbers, there's the sscanf, atoi, atof functions and other related ones. See their man pages.
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and vice versa?
sprintf is a general-purpose formatting tool that can output many formats as readable ASCII. See its manual page.
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what about bcopy and strcpy?
they copy bytes and strings. They don't modify them at all.

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