Strcmp

Strcmp is a string compare function that is available in languages such as C, C++, PHP, Python and MATLAB.

Strncmp

The strncmp function is a string comparison function found in languages like C and C++



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Example

"Note strncmp is safer than strcmp"

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How to compare substrings and parse numbers from a C string

"In few words strncmp is safer then strcmp but it is slower too"

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Advantages of strncmp over strcmp?

"Strncmp is a little bit safer than strcmp because you specify how many comparisons will be made at most"

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Why does my string comparison fail?

"You should use strncmp to compare your strings it s safer than strcmp"

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Handling Arguments in C++ not working

"Also have a look at strncmp which is safer version of strcmp"

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How do I deal with string input in C?

"The strncmp method is much safer than strcmp"

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Transfer java to c++

Others

Example

The only case where strncmp would be safer than strcmp is when you re comparing two character arrays as strings you re certain that both arrays are at least n bytes long the 3rd argument passed to strncmp and you re not certain that both arrays contain strings contain a 0 null character terminator

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What's wrong with strcmp?

Make certain you use strncmp and not strcmp;strcmp is profoundly unsafe

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Why does my string comparison fail?

Strncmp is more secure than strcmp

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Is strcmp slower than strncmp as one can give pre-calculated string length to it but strcmp does not receive such information

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Is strncmp faster than strcmp

I have 2 strings to compare and i thought using strncmp would be better than using strcmp because i know one of the strings length

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Strncmp with too big of an n gives weird output

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