Function

GLibutf8_prev_char

Declaration [src]

gchar*
g_utf8_prev_char (
  const gchar* p
)

Description [src]

Finds the previous UTF-8 character in the string before p.

p does not have to be at the beginning of a UTF-8 character. No check is made to see if the character found is actually valid other than it starts with an appropriate byte. If p might be the first character of the string, you must use g_utf8_find_prev_char() instead.

Parameters

p const gchar*
 

A pointer to a position within a UTF-8 encoded string.

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

Return value

Returns: gchar*
 

A pointer to the found character.

 The data is owned by the called function.
 The string is a NUL terminated UTF-8 string.