double trunc(double x);
long double truncl(long doublex);
These functions shall round their argument to the integer value, in
floating format, nearest to but no larger in magnitude than
Upon successful completion, these functions shall return the truncated
x is NaN, a NaN shall be returned.
If x is ±0 or ±Inf, x shall be returned.
No errors are defined.
The following sections are informative.
The Base Definitions volume of IEEE Std 1003.1-2001, <math.h>
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