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You can continue to use C APIs to customize your application, but C APIs are not enhanced to support new capabilities provided by Java APIs and REST APIs.


Retrieves a string that represents the name of the character set the client is using. The API assumes that all character data the client passes it is encoded in this character set, and returns all character data encoded in this character set.

Use the ARControlStruct localeInfo.charSet field to set the client character set as described under ARInitialization().


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#include "ar.h"
#include "arerrno.h"
#include "arextern.h"

int ARGetClientCharSet(
   ARControlStruct *control,
   char *charSet,
   ARStatusList *status)

Input arguments


The control record for the operation. It contains information about the user requesting the operation, where that operation is to be performed, and which session is used to perform it. The server field is required.

Return values


A string that names the character set the client is using. charSet is a buffer whose size is at least AR_MAX_LANG_SIZE+1.


A list of zero or more notes, warnings, or errors generated from a call to this function. For a description of all possible values, see Error checking.

See also


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