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strchr

Example: strchr String Manipulation Functions

Returns the pointer to the first occurrence of a character in a string.

char *strchr( const char *string, int c);

string The string that is searched.
c The character that is searched for in the string.

Return Values

strchr returns the pointer to the first occurrence of a character in a string. If character is found, returns a pointer to the first occurrence of c in string. If not, it returns NULL.