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GETUTMP(3)		   Linux Programmer's Manual		    GETUTMP(3)

       getutmp, getutmpx - copy utmp structure to utmpx, and vice versa

       #define _GNU_SOURCE	       /* See feature_test_macros(7) */
       #include <utmpx.h>

	void getutmp(const struct utmpx *ux, struct utmp *u);
	void getutmpx(const struct utmp *u, struct utmpx *ux);

       The getutmp() function copies the fields of the utmpx structure pointed
       to by ux to the corresponding fields of the utmp structure  pointed  to
       by u.  The getutmpx() function performs the converse operation.

       These functions do not return a value.

       These functions first appeared in glibc in version 2.1.1.

       These  functions	 are  nonstandard,  but appear on a few other systems,
       such as Solaris and NetBSD.

       These functions exist primarily for compatibility  with	other  systems
       where  the  utmp	 and utmpx structures contain different fields, or the
       size of corresponding fields differs.  On  Linux,  the  two  structures
       contain the same fields, and the fields have the same sizes.

       getutent(3), utmp(5)

       This  page  is  part of release 3.54 of the Linux man-pages project.  A
       description of the project, and information about reporting  bugs,  can
       be found at

Linux				  2010-09-10			    GETUTMP(3)

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