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wctob - try to represent a wide character as a single byte
int wctob(wint_t c);
function tests whether
the multibyte representation of the
starting in the initial state, consists of a single
If so, it is returned as an
Never use this function.
It cannot help you in writing internationalized
Internationalized programs must never distinguish single-byte and
function returns the single-byte representation of
if it exists, of
The behavior of
depends on the
category of the
This function should never be used.
Internationalized programs must never
distinguish single-byte and multibyte characters.
or the thread-safe
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