WCTRANS(3) Linux Programmer's Manual WCTRANS(3) NAME wctrans - wide-character translation mapping SYNOPSIS #include <wctype.h> wctrans_t wctrans(const char *name); DESCRIPTION The wctrans_t type represents a mapping which can map a wide character to another wide character. Its nature is implementation-dependent, but the special value (wctrans_t) 0 denotes an invalid mapping. Nonzero wctrans_t values can be passed to the towctrans(3) function to actually perform the wide-character mapping. The wctrans() function returns a mapping, given by its name. The set of valid names depends on the LC_CTYPE category of the current locale, but the following names are valid in all locales. "tolower" - realizes the tolower(3) mapping "toupper" - realizes the toupper(3) mapping RETURN VALUE The wctrans() function returns a mapping descriptor if the name is valid. Otherwise it returns (wctrans_t) 0. CONFORMING TO C99. NOTES The behavior of wctrans() depends on the LC_CTYPE category of the cur- rent locale. SEE ALSO towctrans(3) COLOPHON This page is part of release 3.27 of the Linux man-pages project. A description of the project, and information about reporting bugs, can be found at http://www.kernel.org/doc/man-pages/. GNU 1999-07-25 WCTRANS(3)
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