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TOASCII(3)	      DragonFly Library Functions Manual	    TOASCII(3)

NAME

toascii -- convert a byte to 7-bit ASCII

LIBRARY

Standard C Library (libc, -lc)

SYNOPSIS

#include <ctype.h> int toascii(int c);

DESCRIPTION

The toascii() function strips all but the low 7 bits from a letter, including parity or other marker bits.

RETURN VALUES

The toascii() function always returns a valid ASCII character.

SEE ALSO

digittoint(3), isalnum(3), isalpha(3), isascii(3), iscntrl(3), isdigit(3), isgraph(3), islower(3), isprint(3), ispunct(3), isspace(3), isupper(3), isxdigit(3), stdio(3), tolower(3), toupper(3), ascii(7) DragonFly 4.1 June 4, 1993 DragonFly 4.1