wmemset(3) Library Functions Manual wmemset(3)

wmemset - fill an array of wide-characters with a constant wide character

Standard C library (libc, -lc)

#include <wchar.h>
wchar_t *wmemset(wchar_t wcs[.n], wchar_t wc, size_t n);

The wmemset() function is the wide-character equivalent of the memset(3) function. It fills the array of n wide-characters starting at wcs with n copies of the wide character wc.

wmemset() returns wcs.

For an explanation of the terms used in this section, see attributes(7).

Interface Attribute Value
wmemset () Thread safety MT-Safe

C11, POSIX.1-2008.

POSIX.1-2001, C99.


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