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MEMSET(3)	      DragonFly Library Functions Manual	     MEMSET(3)

NAME

memset -- write a byte to byte string

LIBRARY

Standard C Library (libc, -lc)

SYNOPSIS

#include <string.h> void * memset(void *b, int c, size_t len);

DESCRIPTION

The memset() function writes len bytes of value c (converted to an unsigned char) to the string b.

RETURN VALUES

The memset() function returns its first argument.

SEE ALSO

bzero(3), swab(3), wmemset(3)

STANDARDS

The memset() function conforms to ISO/IEC 9899:1990 (``ISO C90''). DragonFly 3.7 June 4, 1993 DragonFly 3.7