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inet_ntoa

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NAME

inet_ntoa - Translates an Internet address into a dot-formatted character string  

LIBRARY

Standard C Library (libc.so, libc.a)  

SYNOPSIS

#include <arpa/inet.h>

char *inet_ntoa(        struct in_addr net_addr );
 

STANDARDS

Interfaces documented on this reference page conform to industry standards as follows:

inet_ntoa(): XPG4-UNIX

Refer to the standards(5) reference page for more information about industry standards and associated tags.  

PARAMETERS

Defines an Internet network byte-ordered address to be converted to an equivalent character string.  

DESCRIPTION

The inet_ntoa() function translates an Internet network byte-ordered address into a dot-formatted character string.  

NOTES

[Digital]  For inet_ntoa(), a return value points to thread-specific data, which is overwritten by any subsequent calls from the same thread.  

RETURN VALUES

The inet_ntoa() function returns a pointer to a dot-formatted Internet character string network address.  

RELATED INFORMATION

Functions: inet_addr(3), inet_lnaof(3), inet_makeaddr(3), inet_netof(3), inet_network(3)

Standards: standards(5) delim off


 

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DESCRIPTION
NOTES
RETURN VALUES
RELATED INFORMATION

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