memcpy() is used to copy a block of memory from a location to another. It is declared in string.h
// Copies "numBytes" bytes from address "from" to address "to" void * memcpy(void *to, const void *from, size_t numBytes);
Below is a sample C program to show working of memcpy().
str1 before memcpy Geeks str1 after memcpy Quiz
1) memcpy() doesn’t check for overflow or \0
2) memcpy() leads to problems when source and destination addresses overlap.
memmove() is another library function that handles overlapping well.
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