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lsamen

Tests two character strings for equality regardless of the case.

Syntax

MKL_INT
lsamen
(
const MKL_INT*
n
,
const char*
ca
,
const char*
cb
);
Include Files
  • mkl.h
Input Parameters
Name
Type
Description
n
const MKL_INT*
Pointer to the number of characters in
ca
and
cb
to be compared.
ca
,
cb
const char*
Character strings of length at least
n
to be compared. Only the first
n
characters of each string will be accessed.
Description
This logical function tests whether the first
n
letters of one string are the same as the first
n
letters of the other string, regardless of the case.
Return Values
Name
Type
Description
val
MKL_INT
Result of the comparison:
  • a non-zero value
    if the first
    n
    letters in
    ca
    and
    cb
    character strings are equal, maybe except for the case, or if the length of character string
    ca
    or
    cb
    is less than
    n
    .
  • zero
    if the first
    n
    letters in
    ca
    and
    cb
    character strings are different for whatever cases.

Product and Performance Information

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