fabs, fabsf, fabsl − absolute value of floating-point number
float fabsf(float x);
long double fabsl(long double x);
Link with −lm.
Feature Test Macro Requirements for glibc (see feature_test_macros(7)):
_BSD_SOURCE || _SVID_SOURCE ||
_XOPEN_SOURCE >= 600 || _ISOC99_SOURCE ||
_POSIX_C_SOURCE >= 200112L;
or cc -std=c99
These functions return the absolute value of the floating-point number x.
These functions return the absolute value of x.
If x is a NaN, a NaN is returned.
If x is −0, +0 is returned.
If x is negative infinity or positive infinity, positive infinity is returned.
No errors occur.
For an explanation of the terms used in this section, see attributes(7).
C99, POSIX.1-2001, POSIX.1-2008.
The variant returning double also conforms to SVr4, 4.3BSD, C89.
abs(3), cabs(3), ceil(3), floor(3), labs(3), rint(3)
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