WSReleaseUTF32LinkName (C Function)

void WSReleaseUTF32LinkName(WSLINK l, const unsigned int *n, int v)

releases memory allocated by WSUTF32LinkName() to store the UTF-32 encoded link name n, an array of length v.


  • The memory allocated to store the link name n must have been allocated by a call to WSUTF32LinkName().
  • WSReleaseUTF32LinkName() is declared in the WSTP header file wstp.h.


Basic Examples  (1)

#include "wstp.h"

/* A function for reading a name for a link */

void f(WSLINK l)
    const unsigned int *name;
    int length;

    name = WSUTF32LinkName(l, &length);

    /* We check for length <= 1 here because WSUTF32LinkName
    returns a string with a byte order mark */

    if(name == (const unsigned int *)0 || length <= 1)
    { /* Unable to get the name of the link */ }

    /* ... */

    WSReleaseUTF32LinkName(l, name, length);