strspn (3p) - Linux Man Pages
strspn: get length of a substring
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strspn - get length of a substring
size_t strspn(const char *s1, const char *s2);
The strspn() function shall compute the length (in bytes) of the maximum initial segment of the string pointed to by s1 which consists entirely of bytes from the string pointed to by s2.
The strspn() function shall return the length of s1; no return value is reserved to indicate an error.
No errors are defined.
The following sections are informative.
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