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STRDUP(3)		 BSD Library Functions Manual		     STRDUP(3)

NAME
     strdup -- save a copy of a	string

LIBRARY
     Standard C	Library	(libc, -lc)

SYNOPSIS
     #include <string.h>

     char *
     strdup(const char *str);

DESCRIPTION
     The strdup() function allocates sufficient	memory for a copy of the
     string str, does the copy,	and returns a pointer to it.  The pointer may
     subsequently be used as an	argument to the	function free(3).

     If	insufficient memory is available, NULL is returned.

SEE ALSO
     free(3), malloc(3)

HISTORY
     The strdup() function first appeared in 4.4BSD.

BSD				 June 9, 1993				   BSD

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