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



NAME
       memset - fill memory with a constant byte

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

       void *memset(void *s, int c, size_t n);

DESCRIPTION
       The  memset()  function  fills  the  first  n  bytes of the memory area
       pointed to by s with the constant byte c.

RETURN VALUE
       The memset() function returns a pointer to the memory area s.

CONFORMING TO
       SVr4, 4.3BSD, C89, C99, POSIX.1-2001.

SEE ALSO
       bzero(3), swab(3), wmemset(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/.



GNU                               1993-04-11                         MEMSET(3)