TOASCII

Section: Linux Programmer's Manual (3)
Updated: 1995-09-16
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NAME

toascii - convert character to ASCII  

SYNOPSIS

#include <ctype.h>

int toascii(int c);
 

DESCRIPTION

toascii() converts c to a 7-bit unsigned char value that fits into the ASCII character set, by clearing the high-order bits.  

RETURN VALUE

The value returned is that of the converted character.  

CONFORMING TO

SVr4, BSD, POSIX.1-2001.  

BUGS

Many people will be unhappy if you use this function. This function will convert accented letters into random characters.  

SEE ALSO

isascii(3), tolower(3), toupper(3)


 

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SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
RETURN VALUE
CONFORMING TO
BUGS
SEE ALSO

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