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BCOPY(3)                   Linux Programmer's Manual                  BCOPY(3)



NAME
       bcopy - copy byte sequence

SYNOPSIS
       #include <&lt;strings.h>&gt;

       void bcopy(const void *src, void *dest, size_t n);

DESCRIPTION
       The  bcopy()  function  copies n bytes from src to dest.  The result is
       correct, even when both areas overlap.

RETURN VALUE
       None.

CONFORMING TO
       4.3BSD.   This  function   is   deprecated   (marked   as   LEGACY   in
       POSIX.1-2001):  use memcpy(3) or memmove(3) in new programs.  Note that
       the first two arguments are interchanged for memcpy(3) and memmove(3).

SEE ALSO
       memccpy(3), memcpy(3), memmove(3), strcpy(3), strncpy(3)

COLOPHON
       This page is part of release 3.05 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/.



Linux                             2002-12-31                          BCOPY(3)