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/* strncasecmp.c -- case insensitive string comparator
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   Copyright (C) 1998-1999, 2005-2007, 2009-2016 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
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   This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
   it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
   the Free Software Foundation; either version 2, or (at your option)
   any later version.

   This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
   but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
   MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the
   GNU General Public License for more details.

   You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
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   along with this program; if not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.  */
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#include <config.h>
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/* Specification.  */
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#include <string.h>
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#include <ctype.h>
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#include <limits.h>
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#define TOLOWER(Ch) (isupper (Ch) ? tolower (Ch) : (Ch))

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/* Compare no more than N bytes of strings S1 and S2, ignoring case,
   returning less than, equal to or greater than zero if S1 is
   lexicographically less than, equal to or greater than S2.
   Note: This function cannot work correctly in multibyte locales.  */
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int
strncasecmp (const char *s1, const char *s2, size_t n)
{
  register const unsigned char *p1 = (const unsigned char *) s1;
  register const unsigned char *p2 = (const unsigned char *) s2;
  unsigned char c1, c2;

  if (p1 == p2 || n == 0)
    return 0;

  do
    {
      c1 = TOLOWER (*p1);
      c2 = TOLOWER (*p2);

      if (--n == 0 || c1 == '\0')
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        break;
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      ++p1;
      ++p2;
    }
  while (c1 == c2);

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  if (UCHAR_MAX <= INT_MAX)
    return c1 - c2;
  else
    /* On machines where 'char' and 'int' are types of the same size, the
       difference of two 'unsigned char' values - including the sign bit -
       doesn't fit in an 'int'.  */
    return (c1 > c2 ? 1 : c1 < c2 ? -1 : 0);
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}