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Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2019
 
 

wunctrl(3XCURSES)

Name

wunctrl - generate printable representation of a wide character

Synopsis

cc [ flag... ] file... –I /usr/xpg4/include –L /usr/xpg4/lib \
–R /usr/xpg4/lib –lcurses [ library... ]

c89 [ flag... ] file... –lcurses [ library... ]

#include <curses.h>

wchar_t *wunctrl(cchar_t *wc);

Parameters

wc

Is a pointer to the wide character.

Description

The wunctrl() function converts the a wide character string that is a printable representation of the wide character wc.

This function also performs the following processing on the input argument:

  • Control characters are converted to the ^X notation

  • Any rendition information is removed.

Return Values

Upon successful completion, the wunctrl() function returns the generated string. Otherwise, it returns a null pointer.

Errors

No errors are defined.

Attributes

See attributes(7) for descriptions of the following attributes:

ATTRIBUTE TYPE
ATTRIBUTE VALUE
Interface Stability
Committed
MT-Level
Unsafe
Standard

See Also

keyname(3XCURSES), libcurses(3XCURSES), unctrl(3XCURSES), attributes(7), standards(7)