Pro*C examples: printf question

From: Chuck Hamilton <>
Date: 1997/05/15
Message-ID: <>#1/1

[Quoted] Some of Oracle's Pro*C demo programs, such as sqlvcp.pc, contain a printf flag that I've never seen before. In the following statment:

printf("%.*s\n", msg_len, err_msg);

what is the '.' flag for? It's not documented in any of my C manuals.

Chuck Hamilton

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Received on Thu May 15 1997 - 00:00:00 CEST

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