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MEMCMP(3)		   Linux Programmer's Manual		     MEMCMP(3)

NAME
       memcmp -	compare	memory areas

SYNOPSIS
       #include	<string.h>

       int memcmp(const	void *s1, const	void *s2, size_t n);

DESCRIPTION
       The memcmp() function compares the first	n bytes	of the memory areas s1
       and s2.	It returns an integer less than, equal	to,  or	 greater  than
       zero  if	 s1  is	 found,	respectively, to be less than, to match, or be
       greater than s2.

RETURN VALUE
       The memcmp() function returns  an  integer  less	 than,	equal  to,  or
       greater than zero if the	first n	bytes of s1 is found, respectively, to
       be less than, to	match, or be greater than the first n bytes of s2.

CONFORMING TO
       SVID 3, BSD 4.3,	ISO 9899 (C99)

SEE ALSO
       bcmp(3),	 strcasecmp(3),	 strcmp(3),  strcoll(3),   strncmp(3),	 strn-
       casecmp(3)

				  1993-04-10			     MEMCMP(3)

NAME | SYNOPSIS | DESCRIPTION | RETURN VALUE | CONFORMING TO | SEE ALSO

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