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putwchar - write a wide character to standard output
wchar.h> wint_t putwchar(wchar_t wc );
function is the wide-character equivalent of the
It writes the wide character putchar wc to stdout.
If ferror(stdout) becomes true, it returns
If a wide character
conversion error occurs, it sets errno to EILSEQ and returns
Otherwise it returns wc.
For a nonlocking counterpart, see
function returns wc if no error occurred, or
to indicate an error.
The behavior of
depends on the
category of the
It is reasonable to expect that
will actually write
the multibyte sequence corresponding to the wide character wc.
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