getutmp, getutmpx - copy utmp structure to utmpx, and vice versa


   #define _GNU_SOURCE             /* See feature_test_macros(7) */
   #include <utmpx.h>

    void getutmp(const struct utmpx *ux, struct utmp *u);
    void getutmpx(const struct utmp *u, struct utmpx *ux);


   The getutmp() function copies the fields of the utmpx structure pointed
   to by ux to the corresponding fields of the utmp structure  pointed  to
   by u.  The getutmpx() function performs the converse operation.


   These functions do not return a value.


   These functions first appeared in glibc in version 2.1.1.


   For   an   explanation   of   the  terms  used  in  this  section,  see

   Interface              Attribute      Value   
   getutmp(), getutmpx()  Thread safety  MT-Safe 


   These functions are nonstandard, but appear on  a  few  other  systems,
   such as Solaris and NetBSD.


   These  functions  exist  primarily for compatibility with other systems
   where the utmp and utmpx structures contain different  fields,  or  the
   size  of  corresponding  fields  differs.  On Linux, the two structures
   contain the same fields, and the fields have the same sizes.


   utmpdump(1), getutent(3), utmp(5)


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