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get_config_string(3)		Allegro	manual		  get_config_string(3)

NAME
       get_config_string - Retrieves a string from the configuration file. Al-
       legro game programming library.

SYNOPSIS
       #include	<allegro.h>

       const char *get_config_string(const char	*section,  const  char	*name,
       const char *def);

DESCRIPTION
       Retrieves  a  string variable from the current config file. The section
       name may	be set to NULL to read variables from the root of the file, or
       used to control which set of parameters (eg. sound or joystick) you are
       interested in reading. Example:

	  const	char *lang = get_config_string("system", "language", "EN");

RETURN VALUE
       Returns a pointer to the	constant string	 found	in  the	 configuration
       file.   If the named variable cannot be found, or its entry in the con-
       fig file	is empty, the value of `def' is	returned.

SEE ALSO
       set_config_file(3), set_config_string(3), get_config_argv(3),  get_con-
       fig_float(3),  get_config_hex(3),  get_config_int(3), get_config_id(3),
       get_config_text(3), exconfig(3)

Allegro				 version 4.4.3		  get_config_string(3)

NAME | SYNOPSIS | DESCRIPTION | RETURN VALUE | SEE ALSO

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