NAME¶stringprep_utf8_to_ucs4 - API function
uint32_t * stringprep_utf8_to_ucs4(const char * str, ssize_t len, size_t * items_written);
- const char * str
- a UTF-8 encoded string
- ssize_t len
- the maximum length of str to use. If len < 0, then the string is nul-terminated.
- size_t * items_written
- location to store the number of characters in the result, or NULL.
DESCRIPTION¶Convert a string from UTF-8 to a 32-bit fixed width representation as UCS-4. The function now performs error checking to verify that the input is valid UTF-8 (before it was documented to not do error checking).
Return value: a pointer to a newly allocated UCS-4 string. This value must be deallocated by the caller.
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