17 Library introduction [library]

17.5 Method of description (Informative) [description]

17.5.1 Structure of each clause [structure] Elements [structure.elements]

Each library clause contains the following elements, as applicable:161

  • Summary

  • Requirements

  • Detailed specifications

  • References to the Standard C library

To save space, items that do not apply to a Clause are omitted. For example, if a Clause does not specify any requirements, there will be no “Requirements” subclause.