toascii (3p)

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NAME

toascii — translate an integer to a 7-bit ASCII character

SYNOPSIS

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

DESCRIPTION

The toascii() function shall convert its argument into a 7-bit ASCII character.

RETURN VALUE

The toascii() function shall return the value ( c &0x7f).

ERRORS

No errors are returned.
The following sections are informative.

EXAMPLES

None.

APPLICATION USAGE

The toascii() function cannot be used portably in a localized application.

RATIONALE

None.

FUTURE DIRECTIONS

The toascii() function may be removed in a future version.

SEE ALSO

isascii()
The Base Definitions volume of POSIX.1‐2008, <ctype.h>

Information

Source
POSIX
OS/version
IEEE/The Open Group
Source updated
January 1, 2013
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March 3, 2018
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March 4, 2018