strncpy

STRNCPY(9)                  Basic C Library Functions                 STRNCPY(9)



NAME
       strncpy - Copy a length-limited, C-string

SYNOPSIS
       char * strncpy(char * dest, const char * src, size_t count);

ARGUMENTS
       dest
           Where to copy the string to

       src
           Where to copy the string from

       count
           The maximum number of bytes to copy

DESCRIPTION
       The result is not NUL-terminated if the source exceeds count bytes.

       In the case where the length of src is less than that of count, the
       remainder of dest will be padded with NUL.

COPYRIGHT
Kernel Hackers Manual 4.10         April 2017                         STRNCPY(9)