Constructor

GioInetAddressnew_from_string

Declaration

GInetAddress*
g_inet_address_new_from_string (
  const gchar* string
)

Description

Parses string as an IP address and creates a new GInetAddress.

Available since:2.22

Parameters

string const gchar*
 

A string representation of an IP address.

 The data is owned by the caller of the function.
 The value is a NUL terminated UTF-8 string.

Return value

Returns: GInetAddress
 

A new GInetAddress corresponding to string, or NULL if string could not be parsed. Free the returned object with g_object_unref().

 The caller of the function takes ownership of the data, and is responsible for freeing it.
 The return value can be NULL.