strchr, strrchr, strchrnul - locate character in string


   #include <string.h>

   char *strchr(const char *s, int c);

   char *strrchr(const char *s, int c);

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

   char *strchrnul(const char *s, int c);


   The  strchr() function returns a pointer to the first occurrence of the
   character c in the string s.

   The strrchr() function returns a pointer to the last occurrence of  the
   character c in the string s.

   The strchrnul() function is like strchr() except that if c is not found
   in s, then it returns a pointer to the null  byte  at  the  end  of  s,
   rather than NULL.

   Here "character" means "byte"; these functions do not work with wide or
   multibyte characters.


   The strchr() and strrchr() functions return a pointer  to  the  matched
   character  or NULL if the character is not found.  The terminating null
   byte is considered part of the string, so that if  c  is  specified  as
   '\0', these functions return a pointer to the terminator.

   The strchrnul() function returns a pointer to the matched character, or
   a pointer to the null byte at the end of s (i.e., s+strlen(s))  if  the
   character is not found.


   strchrnul() first appeared in glibc in version 2.1.1.


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

   Interface                         Attribute      Value   
   strchr(), strrchr(), strchrnul()  Thread safety  MT-Safe 


   strchr(),  strrchr():  POSIX.1-2001,  POSIX.1-2008,  C89,  C99,   SVr4,

   strchrnul() is a GNU extension.


   index(3),   memchr(3),  rindex(3),  string(3),  strlen(3),  strpbrk(3),
   strsep(3), strspn(3), strstr(3), strtok(3), wcschr(3), wcsrchr(3)


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