WCSSTR(3P) POSIX Programmer's Manual WCSSTR(3P)

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wcsstr — find a wide-character substring

#include <wchar.h>
wchar_t *wcsstr(const wchar_t *restrict ws1,
    const wchar_t *restrict ws2);

The functionality described on this reference page is aligned with the ISO C standard. Any conflict between the requirements described here and the ISO C standard is unintentional. This volume of POSIX.1‐2017 defers to the ISO C standard.

The wcsstr() function shall locate the first occurrence in the wide-character string pointed to by ws1 of the sequence of wide characters (excluding the terminating null wide character) in the wide-character string pointed to by ws2.

Upon successful completion, wcsstr() shall return a pointer to the located wide-character string, or a null pointer if the wide-character string is not found.

If ws2 points to a wide-character string with zero length, the function shall return ws1.

No errors are defined.

The following sections are informative.






The Base Definitions volume of POSIX.1‐2017, <wchar.h>

Portions of this text are reprinted and reproduced in electronic form from IEEE Std 1003.1-2017, Standard for Information Technology -- Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX), The Open Group Base Specifications Issue 7, 2018 Edition, Copyright (C) 2018 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 original Standard can be obtained online at http://www.opengroup.org/unix/online.html .

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