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SIGNBIT(3)	      DragonFly Library Functions Manual	    SIGNBIT(3)

NAME

signbit -- determine whether a floating-point number's sign is negative

LIBRARY

Math Library (libm, -lm)

SYNOPSIS

#include <math.h> int signbit(real-floating x);

DESCRIPTION

The signbit() macro takes an argument of x and returns non-zero if the value of its sign is negative, otherwise 0.

SEE ALSO

fpclassify(3), math(3)

STANDARDS

The signbit() macro conforms to ISO/IEC 9899:1999 (``ISO C99'').

HISTORY

The signbit() macro was added in DragonFly 1.3. DragonFly 4.1 July 18, 2004 DragonFly 4.1