# trunc(3) [opendarwin man page]

```TRUNC(3)						   BSD Library Functions Manual 						  TRUNC(3)

NAME
trunc -- truncate to integer value

SYNOPSIS
#include <math.h>

double
trunc(double x);

float
truncf(float x);

DESCRIPTION
The trunc() and truncf() functions return the integral value nearest to but no larger in magnitude than x.

SPECIAL VALUES
trunc(+-0) returns +-0.

trunc(+-infinity) returns +-infinity.

ceil(3), ieee(3), rint(3), math(3)

STANDARDS
The trunc() and truncf() functions conform to ISO/IEC 9899:1999(E).

BSD								 January 29, 2003							       BSD```

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```TRUNC(3)						     Linux Programmer's Manual							  TRUNC(3)

NAME
trunc, truncf, truncl - round to integer, toward zero

SYNOPSIS
#include <math.h>

double trunc(double x);
float truncf(float x);
long double truncl(long double x);

Feature Test Macro Requirements for glibc (see feature_test_macros(7)):

trunc(), truncf(), truncl():
_XOPEN_SOURCE >= 600 || _ISOC99_SOURCE || _POSIX_C_SOURCE >= 200112L;
or cc -std=c99

DESCRIPTION
These functions round x to the nearest integer not larger in absolute value.

RETURN VALUE
These functions return the rounded integer value.

If x is integral, infinite, or NaN, x itself is returned.

ERRORS
No errors occur.

VERSIONS
These functions first appeared in glibc in version 2.1.

ATTRIBUTES
The trunc(), truncf(), and truncl() functions are thread-safe.

CONFORMING TO
C99, POSIX.1-2001.

NOTES
The integral value returned by these functions may be too large to store in an integer type (int, long, etc.).  To avoid an overflow, which
will produce undefined results, an application should perform a range check on the returned value before assigning it to an integer type.

ceil(3), floor(3), lrint(3), nearbyint(3), rint(3), round(3)

COLOPHON
This page is part of release 3.53 of the Linux man-pages project.  A description of the project, and information about reporting bugs,  can
be found at http://www.kernel.org/doc/man-pages/.

2013-06-21								  TRUNC(3)```
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