set memory locations to zero
void bzero(caddr_t address, int bytes);
The bzero function clears a contiguous portion of memory
by filling it with zeros.
the start address of
the area to clear
the number of bytes to clear.
Context and synchronization
1, 2, 2mp, 3, 3mp, 4, 4mp, 5, 5mp, 6, 6mp
Differences between versions
Earlier operating systems required
that address and bytes should have even values.
These restrictions no longer apply.
SVR5 DDI compatibility
is essentially the same function,
although note that the second argument is cast differently.
19 June 2005
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OpenServer 5 HDK - June 2005