3. Library calls (functions within program libraries)
MEMSETSection: Linux Programmer's Manual (3)
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NAMEmemset - fill memory with a constant byte
#include <string.h> void *memset(void *s, int c, size_t n);
DESCRIPTIONThe memset() function fills the first n bytes of the memory area pointed to by s with the constant byte c.
RETURN VALUEThe memset() function returns a pointer to the memory area s.
ATTRIBUTESFor an explanation of the terms used in this section, see attributes(7).
CONFORMING TOPOSIX.1-2001, POSIX.1-2008, C89, C99, SVr4, 4.3BSD.
SEE ALSObstring(3), bzero(3), swab(3), wmemset(3)
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