|SIGNIFICAND(3)||Linux Programmer's Manual||SIGNIFICAND(3)|
NAME¶significand, significandf, significandl - get mantissa of floating-point number
double significand(double x);
float significandf(float x);
long double significandl(long double x);
Link with -lm.
significand(), significandf(), significandl():
DESCRIPTION¶These functions return the mantissa of x scaled to the range [1,2). They are equivalent to
scalb(x, (double) -ilogb(x))
This function exists mainly for use in certain standardized tests for IEEE 754 conformance.
ATTRIBUTES¶For an explanation of the terms used in this section, see attributes(7).
|significand (), significandf (), significandl ()||Thread safety||MT-Safe|
CONFORMING TO¶These functions are nonstandard; the double version is available on a number of other systems.
SEE ALSO¶ilogb(3), scalb(3)
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