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NAME

localeconv - get numeric formatting information

CONTENTS

Synopsis
Description
Bugs
Colophon

SYNOPSIS


#include <locale.h> 

struct lconv *localeconv(void);

DESCRIPTION

The localeconv() function returns a pointer to a struct lconv for the current locale. This structure is shown in locale(7), and contains all values associated with the locale categories LC_NUMERIC and LC_MONETARY. Programs may also use the functions printf(3) and strfmon(3), which behave according to the actual locale in use.

CONFORMING TO

C89, C99.

BUGS

The printf(3) family of functions may or may not honor the current locale.

SEE ALSO

locale(1), localedef(1), isalpha(3), nl_langinfo(3), setlocale(3), strcoll(3), strftime(3), locale(7)

COLOPHON

This page is part of release 3.44 of the Linux man-pages project. A description of the project, and information about reporting bugs, can be found at http://www.kernel.org/doc/man-pages/.


GNU LOCALECONV (3) 1993-04-25
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