localeconv - get numeric formatting information
struct lconv *localeconv(void);
() function returns a pointer to a struct lconv
the current locale. This structure is shown in locale(7)
, and contains
all values associated with the locale categories LC_NUMERIC
. Programs may also use the functions printf(3)
, which behave according to the actual locale in use.
() function returns a pointer to a filled in struct
. This structure may be (in glibc, is
) statically allocated,
and may be overwritten by subsequent calls. According to POSIX, the caller
should not modify the contents of this structure. The localeconv
function always succeeds.
Multithreading (see pthreads(7))¶
() function is not thread-safe, since it returns a pointer
to a structure which might be overwritten by subsequent calls.
family of functions may or may not honor the current
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