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mbstowcs

Syntax

 
#include <stdlib.h>

size_t mbstowcs(wchar_t *wcs, const char *s, size_t n);

Description

Converts a multibyte string to a wide character string. The result will be no more than n wide characters.

Return Value

The number of wide characters stored.

Portability

ANSI/ISO C C89; C99
POSIX 1003.2-1992; 1003.1-2001

Example

 
int wlen = mbtowcs(wbuf, string, sizeof(wbuf)/sizeof(wchar_t));


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