get_extension

get_extension(3alleg4)           Allegro manual           get_extension(3alleg4)



NAME
       get_extension - Returns a pointer to the extension of a filename. Allegro
       game programming library.

SYNOPSIS
       #include <allegro.h>


       char *get_extension(const char *filename);

DESCRIPTION
       Finds out the extension of the filename (with or without path
       information). Example:

          get_executable_name(name, sizeof(name));
          allegro_message("The binary has the extension `%s'\n",
                          get_extension(name));

RETURN VALUE
       Returns a pointer to the portion of `filename' where the extension
       starts, or a pointer to the trailing null character if there is no
       filename or it doesn't have extension.


SEE ALSO
       get_filename(3alleg4), put_backslash(3alleg4), replace_extension(3alleg4)



Allegro                           version 4.4.3           get_extension(3alleg4)