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ISNAN(3)                NetBSD Library Functions Manual               ISNAN(3)


NAME
isnan -- test for not-a-number
LIBRARY
Standard C Library (libc, -lc)
SYNOPSIS
#include <math.h> int isnan(real-floating x);
DESCRIPTION
The isnan() macro determines whether its argument x is not-a-number (``NaN''). An argument represented in a format wider than its semantic type is converted to its semantic type first. The determination is then based on the type of the argument. IEEE 754 It is determined whether the value of x is a NaN. VAX NaNs are not supported.
RETURN VALUES
The isnan() macro returns a non-zero value if the value of x is a NaN. Otherwise 0 is returned.
SEE ALSO
fpclassify(3), isfinite(3), isinf(3), isinff(3), isnanf(3), isnormal(3), math(3), signbit(3) IEEE Standard for Binary Floating-Point Arithmetic, Std 754-1985, ANSI.
STANDARDS
The isnan() macro conforms to ISO/IEC 9899:1999 (``ISO C99''). NetBSD 7.0 March 5, 2004 NetBSD 7.0
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