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CALLOC(3)                   BSD Programmer's Manual                  CALLOC(3)

NAME
     calloc - allocate clean memory (zero initialized space)

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

     void *
     calloc(size_t nmemb, size_t size);

DESCRIPTION
     The calloc() function allocates space for an array of nmemb objects, each
     of whose size is size. The space is initialized to all bits zero.

RETURN VALUES
     The calloc() function returns a pointer to the the allocated space if
     successful; otherwise a null pointer is returned.

SEE ALSO
     malloc(3),  realloc(3),  free(3),

STANDARDS
     The calloc() function conforms to ANSI C X3.159-1989 (``ANSI C '').

4.4BSD                           June 4, 1993                                1