int ispunct( int c ); int iswpunct( wint_t c );
Each of these routines returns nonzero if c is a particular representation of a punctuation character.
- Integer to test.
ispunct returns a non-zero value for any printable character that is not a space character or a character for which isalnum is nonzero. iswpunct returns a non-zero value for any printable wide character that is neither the space wide character nor a wide character for which iswalnum is nonzero. Each of these routines returns 0 if c does not satisfy the test condition.
The result of the test condition for the ispunct function depends on the LC_CTYPE category setting of the current locale; see setlocale for more information. For iswpunct, the result of the test condition is independent of locale.
When used with a debug CRT library, ispunct will display a CRT assert if passed a parameter that isn't EOF or in the range of 0 through 0xFF. When used with a debug CRT library, ispunct will use the parameter as an index into an array, with undefined results if the parameter isn't EOF or in the range of 0 through 0xFF.
Generic-Text Routine Mappings
|TCHAR.H routine||_UNICODE & _MBCS not defined||_MBCS defined||_UNICODE defined|
|ispunct||<ctype.h>||ANSI, Win 98, Win Me, Win NT, Win 2000, Win XP|
|iswpunct||<ctype.h> or <wchar.h>||ANSI, Win 98, Win Me, Win NT, Win 2000, Win XP|
For additional compatibility information, see Compatibility in the Introduction.
All versions of the C run-time libraries.